Aces v.Condors

John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Nick Mazzolini blasts a slap shot into the Condor goal just 10 seconds into the game to give the Aces a quick 1-0 lead. Condor defender is George Hughes. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Gary Steffes takes a shot for the Condors in the first period. He is surrounded by Alaska;s Nick Mazzolini (42), Kane Lafranchise (6) and John Ramage (24). Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Gary Steffes of the Condors is tripped up by Kane Lafranchise of Alaska as he takes a shot against goalie Gerald Coleman in the first period. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Evan Trupp of Alaska looks to move the puck against Gary Steffes of the Condors in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Nick Mazzolini has half the Condor net wide open as he scores the Aces' second goal in the first quarter. Condor goalie is Laurent Brossoit and defender is Erik Burgdoerfer. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Nick Mazzolini has half the Condor net wide open as he scores the Aces' second goal in the first quarter. Condor goalie is Laurent Brossoit and defender is Erik Burgdoerfer. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Zach McKelvie of Alaska isn't able to stop and runs into Condors goalie Laurent Brossoit in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska celebrates their third goal of the first period, by Kane Lafranchise (6). Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian John Ramage of Alaska (24) is shoved out of the way by Condor Andrew Carroll, who is trying to screen goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Nick Mazzolini (42) and John Ramage take off on one of their many rushes into the Condors zone during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian The Condors seemed to lose their composure after being stunned by three quick Alaska goals in the games first five minutes. Here Collin Bowman (14) draws a penalty after flattening Alaska's John Ramage (24) to put the Aces on a two-man advantage power play. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joey Leach tries to clear Alaska's Alex Belzie from the crease and goalie Laurent Brossoit.Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor goalie Laurent Brossoit, Joey Leach (4), Gary Steffes (22) and Ace Alex Belzie (10) await a shot from John Ramage in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joe Marciano (6) defends against Alaska's Evan Trupp in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Andrew Carroll and Alaska's Alex Belzie work for position in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Real estate is fought for in front of Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman by Condors Andrew Carroll (10) and Ryan Little (20) and Sean Curry (left) and Turner Elson (49) during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian The puck sails past alaska goalie Gerald Coleman and defender Corey Syret as CondorNick MacNeil (44) and Chris Collins work in front of the crease. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Greg Miller gets a chance in the first period, but is turned away by Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Greg Miller gets a chance in the first period, but is turned away by Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Turner Elson (49) tries to move the puck in the first period Saturday against Eric Burgdoerfer and George Hughes. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joel Broda (19) flattens Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44) in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joel Broda (19) flattens Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44) in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Jordan Morrison of Alaska and Joel Broda of the Condors collide during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condors Chase Schaber and Joel Broda contend with Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44), James Martin (7) and Sean Curry (26) as they try to control the puck in the first period. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Chris Collins moves the puck against Alaska in the first period Saturday night. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Chris Collins of the Condors contends with Alaska's Evan Trupp (left) and Zach McKelvie (2) during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Nick Mazzolini blasts a slap shot into the Condor goal just 10 seconds into the game to give the Aces a quick 1-0 lead. Condor defender is George Hughes. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Gary Steffes takes a shot for the Condors in the first period. He is surrounded by Alaska;s Nick Mazzolini (42), Kane Lafranchise (6) and John Ramage (24). Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Gary Steffes of the Condors is tripped up by Kane Lafranchise of Alaska as he takes a shot against goalie Gerald Coleman in the first period. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Evan Trupp of Alaska looks to move the puck against Gary Steffes of the Condors in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Nick Mazzolini has half the Condor net wide open as he scores the Aces' second goal in the first quarter. Condor goalie is Laurent Brossoit and defender is Erik Burgdoerfer. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Nick Mazzolini has half the Condor net wide open as he scores the Aces' second goal in the first quarter. Condor goalie is Laurent Brossoit and defender is Erik Burgdoerfer. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Zach McKelvie of Alaska isn't able to stop and runs into Condors goalie Laurent Brossoit in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska celebrates their third goal of the first period, by Kane Lafranchise (6). Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian John Ramage of Alaska (24) is shoved out of the way by Condor Andrew Carroll, who is trying to screen goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Nick Mazzolini (42) and John Ramage take off on one of their many rushes into the Condors zone during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian The Condors seemed to lose their composure after being stunned by three quick Alaska goals in the games first five minutes. Here Collin Bowman (14) draws a penalty after flattening Alaska's John Ramage (24) to put the Aces on a two-man advantage power play. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joey Leach tries to clear Alaska's Alex Belzie from the crease and goalie Laurent Brossoit.Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor goalie Laurent Brossoit, Joey Leach (4), Gary Steffes (22) and Ace Alex Belzie (10) await a shot from John Ramage in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joe Marciano (6) defends against Alaska's Evan Trupp in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Andrew Carroll and Alaska's Alex Belzie work for position in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Real estate is fought for in front of Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman by Condors Andrew Carroll (10) and Ryan Little (20) and Sean Curry (left) and Turner Elson (49) during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian The puck sails past alaska goalie Gerald Coleman and defender Corey Syret as CondorNick MacNeil (44) and Chris Collins work in front of the crease. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Greg Miller gets a chance in the first period, but is turned away by Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Greg Miller gets a chance in the first period, but is turned away by Alaska goalie Gerald Coleman. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Alaska's Turner Elson (49) tries to move the puck in the first period Saturday against Eric Burgdoerfer and George Hughes. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joel Broda (19) flattens Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44) in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Joel Broda (19) flattens Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44) in the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Jordan Morrison of Alaska and Joel Broda of the Condors collide during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condors Chase Schaber and Joel Broda contend with Alaska's Jordan Morrison (44), James Martin (7) and Sean Curry (26) as they try to control the puck in the first period. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Condor Chris Collins moves the puck against Alaska in the first period Saturday night. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
John Harte / Special to The Californian Chris Collins of the Condors contends with Alaska's Evan Trupp (left) and Zach McKelvie (2) during the first period Saturday. Alaska scored three goals in the first 4:06 of the opening period, took the big Condors crowd out of the game and appeared headed to an easy victory. The Condors trailed 4-1 at the start of the third period.
Craig Medred