Islanders dominate Vikings

Mercer Island scores 17 goals against Puyallup.

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Mercer Island goalie Finn Friedland rose to the occasion against the Puyallup Vikings.

Friedland, who had nine saves between the posts, propelled the Islanders to a 17-3 victory against the Vikings on Sept. 18 on Mercer Island. Seven different Islanders players recorded a goal against Puyallup. Mercer Island led the entire game, bolting out to a 6-1 lead after the first quarter of play. The Islanders extended their lead to 11-1 at halftime and 16-1 after three quarters. The Islanders found their rhythm on defense for a combined 17 steals. Oliver Schaaf had four steals in the victory. Max Vacca scored a game-high six goals in the contest. Leif Gullstad added four goals and Oliver Schaaf chipped in three goals. Nate Robinson, Lucas Peng, Will Cero and Jack Shoop each had a goal as well.

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