Nitra advances to Visegrád Cup Finals

2019.11.19. 21:43 |
HK Nitra shutout HC RT Torax as they advanced to the Visegrád Cup Finals where they will be taking on Polish club JKH GKS Jastrzebie.

HK Nitra-HC RT Torax Poruba 1-0

The Slovak club started Erik Kompas in the net with the visitors going with Hynek Kudela between the pipes. The period came and went with Nitra killing two penalties to keep the score scoreless.

In the second period Jakub Minarik scored an even strength goal to give Nitra the 1-0 lead and the 5-2 advantage on aggregate. Later in the period they were not able to double the lead on any of their power plays, but Poruba was not able to score with the man advantage either.

In the third period the Poruba had the chance again but the NItra power play was working well. Late in the game Ivan Duric picked a 2+10 which pretty much sealed it for Poruba as Nitra picked up the 1-0 win with Kompas getting the shutout. 

The Visegrád Cup Finals will be HK Nitra-HC RT Torax Poruba.