Callan leads Toledo to shutout victory over Cincinnati

Aaron Callan was superb between the pipes for the Toledo Cherokee, as he did not allow a goal in a 7-0 victory over the Cincinnati Swords.

Toledo got the win thanks to a great game by Cody Estrel, who had one goal and two assists. Estrel scored 9:27 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Toledo. David Bogart picked up the assist.

The Cherokee featured an improved defense during the game. Toledo averages 2.4 goals allowed per game. The Cherokee kept Cincinnati\’s goalie busy throughout the game, and James Schroeder made 32 saves on 39 shots. Toledo bested its season scoring average. This season, the Cherokee average 3.3 goals per contest.

Toledo additionally got points from Dominic Pisanti, who also finished with one goal and one assist, Tyler Zalecki, who also registered one goal and one assist, and Mark McGee, who also racked up two goals and one assist. Toledo also had goals scored by Evan Heldt and Zach Swanson, who each put in one. Other players who recorded assists for Toledo were Tristin Snyder, who had three and Michael Pisanti, Cam Schwartz, Austin Turner, Brody Duncan, and Kyler Omey, who each chipped in one.

Callan recorded 26 saves for Toledo. The Cherokee incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors. The Swords incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors.