December 4th, 2011, 05:11 AM #1
Monarchs hang tough to win (Union Leader)
The Manchester Monarchs scored three times in four chances in the shootout to claim a 5-4 win over the Providence Bruins in front of 5,917 fans at Verizon Wireless Arena Saturday night.
The Monarchs improved to 13-10-1 and will host Worcester today at 3 p.m. Providence has lost eight in a row and fell to 8-14-3.
Manchester appeared to have the game in hand with a late 4-3 lead, but Providence was awarded a five-on-three power play and Josh Hennessy scored with 1:37 remaining to force overtime. Overall, 13 minor penalties for 26 minutes were whistled in the game.
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