Carolina Clips Cats 3-1
The Blue Ridge Bobcats fell a few bounces short in a 3-1 loss to the Carolina Thunderbirds.
Max Sazanovets remained hot, scoring the lone Bobcats goal. Blue Ridge outshot Carolina 33-27, but were bitten by a crossbar in the first period and strong opposing goaltending from Frankie McClendon.
The two teams will meet again in Winston-Salem Wednesday night.