Portland Loses Final Exhibition Game

Monday, 10.08.2012 / 5:39 PM
Dave Vest

The Manchester Monarchs scored five power-play goals on Monday en route to a 7-1 win over the Portland Pirates in an American Hockey League exhibition game at Salem, N.H.

Forward Darian Dziurzynski scored a goal at 14:01 of the third period for Portland, the Coyotes’ top affiliate in the AHL.

Manchester was 5-for-11 on the power play, while Portland was 0 for 5. The Monarchs outshot Portland 40-18.

Mark Visentin played goal for Portland, which dropped to 1-1-1 after three preseason games.

The Pirates will next take the ice on Saturday when they play at Adirondack in their regular-season opener.

► EDITOR'S NOTE: Visit @portlandpirates on Twitter for more info on the game - presented as it transpired.

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