May 18th Post-Game Report (ONT 4, COL 5)
Date: May 18th, 2021 Venue: FivePoint Arena, Irvine, CA Attendance: 0 Box Score: http://bit.ly/may18gamesheet Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHsmVGsxzw See below for notes from the 5-4 overtime loss to the Colorado Eagles: The Ontario Reign fall to the Colorado Eagles in the Pacific Division Playoff Tournament and the 2020-21 season comes to a close in the first round of the play-in series. Mikey Eyssimont (1-1=2) scored in the third period with a shorthanded goal to tie the game, assisted by Matthew Villalta. Eyssimont also earned an assist on Thomas’ goal. Samuel Fagemo (0-2=2) recorded an assist on both Thomas’ and Andersson’s first period goals. Matthew Villalta (0-2=2) earned two assists on both third period goals by Eyssimont and Frk. Akil Thomas (1-0=1) tied the game with the first Reign shot of the night, assisted by Mikey Eyssimont and Samuel Fagemo. Lias Andersson (1-0=1) put the Regin ahead by a goal in the first period, from Samuel Fagemo and Adam Johnson. Martin Frk (1-0=1) recorded a goal in the third period to take the lead, from Kale Clague and Matthew Villalta. 1st 2nd 3rd OT/SO Final ONT 2 0 2 0 4 COL 1 2 1 1 5 Shots PP ONT 31 2/6 COL 29 1/3 The AHL 2021-22 regular season begins October 15th, 2021, and the Ontario Reign will be returning to Toyota Arena with fans in attendance.