The Jr. Thunderbolts struggled against the Capitals 7-2 in home game

Oliver Joensson delivered for his team with 2 goals. Joey Lajcaj did his part, adding 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Talon Medure chipped in with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).

During the first period, Joensson opened the scoring for Evansville with a goal at 16:28 with helpers from his linemates, Creekmur and Alvegran.

In the second, Gustin answered for Atlanta with a goal at 0:33 with helpers from teammates Adler and Opie. Smith put in a goal at 4:07 with assists from Lavergne and Johnson. Lajcaj deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 11:43 with assists from Medure and Opie. Lester netted a goal at 14:25 with a helper from Carlo. Smith quickly followed with a goal at 15:57 with assists from his linemates, Rusakov and Ladzinski. Medure quickly followed with a goal at 17:17 with helpers from his linemates, Lajcaj and Steh.

In the third, Opie scored a goal at 3:03 with assists from Steh and Lester. Joensson answered for Evansville with a goal at 18:03 with helpers from Davenport and Zahoran.

This loss brings the Evansville Jr. Thunderbolts’ record to (2-4-0-0).