Game Summary
United States 12 - Latvia 2
 
 

Game Information
Game Number 24 Round Relegation
Arena Saddledome City, Country Calgary, Alta.
Month / Day / Year 01/03/2012 Time 11:00 AM MT
Attendance Game Status Final

Box Score   1     2     3   Total
United States (USA) 4 7 1 12
Latvia (LAT) 0 1 1 2

Goals/Penalties
First Period
Goals:
   05:40 USA 26 Austin Watson (24 Jarred Tinordi, 27 Nick Bjugstad)
   11:53 USA 26 Austin Watson (15 Jonathan Merrill, 27 Nick Bjugstad)
   16:17 USA 26 Austin Watson (20 Kyle Rau, 21 Josh Archibald) PP
   18:47 USA 16 Jason Zucker (22 Brandon Saad) SH

Penalties:
   08:10 LAT 9 Kristians Pelss (Cross Checking)
   15:45 LAT 23 Toms Andersons (Hooking)
   18:07 USA 24 Jarred Tinordi (Cross Checking)

Second Period
Goals:
   00:46 USA 11 J.T. Miller (16 Jason Zucker, 5 Adam Clendening) PP
   00:56 USA 27 Nick Bjugstad (22 Brandon Saad, 26 Austin Watson)
   02:03 LAT 22 Zemgus Girgensons (9 Kristians Pelss, 21 Teodors Blugers)
   05:38 USA 14 Bill Arnold (20 Kyle Rau)
   12:08 USA 5 Adam Clendening (26 Austin Watson, 22 Brandon Saad)
   13:05 USA 20 Kyle Rau (26 Austin Watson, 8 Jacob Trouba) PP
   15:30 USA 27 Nick Bjugstad (26 Austin Watson, 28 Stephen Johns)
   16:41 USA 27 Nick Bjugstad (22 Brandon Saad, 15 Jonathan Merrill) PP

Penalties:
   00:32 LAT 9 Kristians Pelss (Slashing)
   02:39 LAT 6 Arturs Salija (Roughing)
   12:29 LAT 9 Kristians Pelss (Slashing)
   16:16 LAT 2 Kristaps Nimanis (Slashing)
   17:35 LAT   (Too Many Men)

Third Period
Goals:
   02:16 USA 2 Austin Czarnik 
   13:25 LAT 21 Teodors Blugers (6 Arturs Salija, 9 Kristians Pelss)

Penalties:
   06:19 LAT 17 Davis Straupe (Hooking)
   14:06 USA 21 Josh Archibald (Interference)
   15:14 USA 15 Jonathan Merrill (Cross Checking)
   18:20 LAT 11 Roberts Lipsbergs (Inter. on Goaltender)


Goaltenders
United States
1 Jack Campbell On 1/00:00 Off 3/20:00
Latvia
25 Kristers Gudlevskis On 1/00:00 Off 2/00:56
1 Rihards Cimermanis On 2/00:56 Off 3/00:00
25 Kristers Gudlevskis On 3/00:00 Off 3/20:00

Shots on Goal   1     2     3   Total
United States 12 33 13 58
Latvia 9 10 10 29

Player of the Game
United States 26 Austin Watson
Latvia 21 Teodors Blugers