Newcomer and 2011 Hobey Baker finalist Cam Atkinson scored his first professional and first game winning goal as the Springfield Falcons score three third period goals to beat Bridgeport 3-2 on Friday night in Springfield. Allen York the former RPI standout made 14 saves in his professional debut. Atkinson, the first star of the game tallied a goal and asist in his debut.
Nikita Filatov and Ben Guite scored goals for the Falcons while Bridgeport had goals by Jeremy Colliton and Justin DiBenedetto. Nate Laeson made 26 saves in the loss. (Dennis Pause/Inside Hockey)