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RECAP: Peyton Jones earns shutout, Stars even series 1-1

04/17/2016, 11:45am CDT
By USHL

Peyton Jones stopped all 23 shots he faced, while the Lincoln Stars offense jumped out to a 5-0 win to even the Western Conference Semifinals series 1-1.

 

The Lincoln Stars evened their Western Conference Semifinals series with the Waterloo Black Hawks thanks to a resounding 5-0 shutout at home. Peyton Jones stopped all 23 shots he faced en route to becoming only the second goaltender this postseason to post a shutout.

 

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Defenseman Trevor Hamilton scored twice in the win, and the Stars also got goals from Joachim Weberg, Colin Peters, and Grant Jozefek. Peters and Hamilton both finished with three-point nights, while Jozefek finished with two.

 

The Stars killed off all four Waterloo power plays, as well as scored a power play goal of their own. Game 3 will commence next Saturday night at Young Arena for a back-to-back set in Waterloo.

 

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Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 14th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2015-16.  A record 37 players were chosen in the 2015 NHL Draft and more than 375 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world’s foremost producer of junior hockey talent.

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