Zach Sanford Dazzles in Bears 4-2 Win

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Trailing 2-1 Saturday night in Springfield, Hershey would even the score at the 15:17 mark of the second period on a highlight reel goal from Zach Sanford. 

With Hershey shorthanded, Sanford skated the puck down the left wing, toe-dragged around forward Sena Acolatse to the middle of the ice, and lifted a backhander over the glove of Berra to make it 2-2.

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The goal was Sanford’s ninth of the season and his second shorthanded goal of the year.

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Newly acquired goalie, Parker Milner made 30 saves in his Hershey debut and Liam O’Brien scored with just over three minutes to play as the Bears topped the Springfield Thunderbirds 4-2 on Saturday night at the MassMutual Center. In three road games this week, Hershey collected five of a possible six points, going 2-0-0-1.

Video via Andrew Gallant
Full game recap here:

By Jon Sorensen

Zach Sanford is heading back to Washington. He will be officially recalled Saturday morning.

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About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His passion for the Caps has grown over the decades, which has included time as a season ticket holder, social media and community organizer, and most recently led to the founding of NoVa Caps in 2014. Jon earned a Bachelor's of Science in Engineering at Old Dominion University, and is a Systems Engineer during intermissions, which has been instrumental in supporting his Capitals habit.
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