Sharks struggles continue losing 4-3 to the Tycoons
November 5th, 2020
The HKBN Hong Kong Tycoons continue their mastery over of the Scotiabank South China Sharks with a hard fought come from behind 4-3 win. The win marks the fifth straight win for the Tycoons over the Sharks - the Tycoons last lost to the Sharks back on Oct 24th of last year.
All teams should now be aware that Lucas Eshlemand and Nicholas Weberg are a force to be reckoned with, the pair accounted for 3 goals + 2 assists for 5 points on the night, including Weberg GWG. The duo are currently tied with 9 points each to lead the CIHL in scoring.
The Sharks are playing without their MVP captain who substained a lower body injury on opening night, he is expected to miss the next 8-12 weeks. With the loss of Jordan - the Sharks will need their young core of U18’s to step up and find the scoring touch… two of the Sharks goals on the night came from their defencemen (Ben MacAskill and Ryan Wong), Patrik Hammaren got the other goal, his second on the season.
Emerson Keung picked up his fist win of the season stopping 24 of 27 while King Ho also turned aside 24 shots but of 28 shots that he faced.
The three stars of the game:
1. Tycoons - Lucas Eshleman, 2 goals + 1 assist
2. Tycoons - Nicholas Weberg, 1 goal + 1 assist
3. Tycoons - Emerson Keung, 24 saves