Saturday, February 9, 2013

Corbin pitches 31-save shutout as Jets upend Quad City

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Metro Jets' goaltender Riley Corbin stopped all 31 shots he faced as the Jets defeated the Quad City Jr. Flames 5-0 Saturday night at the Rivers Edge.

Mike Gambino scored two goals for the Jets in his first game back from a hand injury, while defenseman Derek Britton made his return to the lineup since a December shoulder injury and contributed a pair of assists while going plus-3 on the night.

Metro captain Matt Stirling had a goal and an assist in the win and Brad Hepler and Chris Mayer also scored.

Devon D'Angelo and Andrew Palushaj added two assists apiece for the Jets (14-21-2-0).

For the Jr. Flames, Robby Vukelich made 45 saves between the pipes.

The two teams finish their weekend series Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. EST.

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