Vey scores, Toffoli with two helpers as Monarchs sweep

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Vey at camp (2011) - Photo: IKIRI

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By Ian Clark • New Hampshire Union leader •

The Monarchs broke a 1-1 tie with three third period goals to claim the win. Hunter Bishop’s first goal as a Monarch gave Manchester a 2-1 lead at 9:35 of the third and proved the be the game-winner. Stefan Legein set Bishop up for the shorthanded tally.

Linden Vey made it 3-1 at 11:04, knocking home a rebound goal off the initial shot from Tyler Toffoli. The Monarchs held on from there, earning goaltender Martin Jones the win in a game in which Manchester was outshot 38-22. Defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk scored a last minute empty net goal to put the game away.

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Editor’s notes: Defenseman Bryan Rodney scored the first goal for the Monarchs. Rodney signed a one year contract with the club but is not a Kings prospect. Bishop is also not a Kings prospect, playing on a tryout agreement. The Monarchs still remain in 11th place overall with 58 points as the teams ahead also won over the weekend.

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  • Mik3ysfv

    I have been listening to a lot of Manchester Monarchs games on I Heart Radio, these kids Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey and Tanner Pearson Are something special. So are Brandon Kozun and Stefan Legein. I can’t wait until next summer’s training camp after our second Stanley Cup victory in a row!

    • Paul Armbruster

      Me too! Summer camp will be fantastic this year.