HK Zemgale wins the away game at HS Riga 8-4.
In the only game on Thursday Zemgale had to compete in HS Riga, which have remained below expectations. At Zemgale, the power curve shows up after the last games.
The guests started right away and created enormous pressure towards the Riga goal. Riga was overly on the defensive and Zemgale came through a powerful play to a power play. This was followed by a double strike and Stolbovoy scored the 1-0 (16.). Only 15 seconds later, after the expiration of the penalty for Riga, Feoktistovs uses the confusion at Riga to 2-0. Zemgale took the momentum from the first period and nachgeschapp more than five minutes meets Spruks to 3-0 (26.). Riga reared up again and a few minutes shortened Rudzitis to 1-3 (30.). But again, it took only 45 seconds and Novikovs provides with the goal to 4-1 the 3-goal advantage for Zemgale again (31.). HS Riga reacted again and again it was Rudzitis, who shortened with his second goal, the 2-4 (36.).
In the final period Riga tried again to come up and after the goal of Silkalns to 3-4 (43.), the team also drew hope. But these got a damper, as Sprukts, with his second goal scored 5-3 (44.). Zemgale pressed again and Mezitis scored the 6-3 (48.). Riga was still very hard and it resulted the 4-6 by the young Vitolins (54). In the final minutes risked Riga again everything, but had to take two more goals. Just over one minute before the end, Adelsons scored the 7-4 (59.) and in the final minute Visockis fixed with his goal the 8-4 final score.
HS Riga vs HK Zemgale/LL 4-8 (0-2, 2-2, 2-4)
HK Dinaburga Daugavpils vs HK Kurbads 1-6 (1-3, 0-2, 0-1)
HK Liepaja vs HK Riga Prizma 6-1 (3-0, 2-1, 1-0)