April 24th Post-Game Report (ONT 2, BAK 0)
Date: April 24th, 2021 Venue: Mechanics Bank Arena – Bakersfield, CA Attendance: 1,000 Box Score: http://bit.ly/april24gamesheet Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmVptic5 See below for notes from the evening's 2-0 shutout win over the Bakersfield Condors: Matthew Villalta earns his first AHL shutout, stopping 34 shots faced. Villalta now has a (4-7-1-1) record and a 0.879 save percentage with 3.62 goals against average on the season so far. Quinton Byfield (1-0=1) scored his 8th goal of the season off a faceoff in the second period, with an assist from Markus Phillips. Byfield now has 20 points in 29 games played this season. Arthur Kaliyev (1-0=1) scored his 9th goal of the season, on a breakaway pass from Adam Johnson. Kaliyev now has 20 points in 31 games played with the Reign. Byfield and Kaliyev continue to be tied at 20 for most Reign points on the 20-21 season. Markus Phillips (0-1=1) picks up an assist from Byfield’s goal, with a season total of 5 points. Adam Johnson (0-1=1) adds his second assist on Kaliyev’s goal in 5 games played with the Reign so far. ONT Record: (10-17-4-0) BAK Record: (19-11-0-1) 1st 2nd 3rd OT/SO Final ONT 0 2 0 - 2 BAK 0 0 0 - 0 Shots PP ONT 26 0/3 BAK 34 0/3 Three Stars: 1) ONT – Matthew Villalta 2) ONT – Quinton Byfield 3) ONT – Arthur Kaliyev GWG: Quinton Byfield (8) W: Matthew Villalta (4-7-1-1) L: Stuart Skinner (16-7-1-2) Next Game: Sunday, April 25th vs. San Jose Barracuda, 3:00 PM PDT at Toyota Sports Performance Center– El Segundo, CA Become a “Fan” of the Reign on Facebook at Facebook.com/OntarioReign, join the conversation on Twitter at Twitter.com/OntarioReign and follow us on Instagram at Instagram.com/OntarioReignHockey.