Monarchs lose, fall in 1-0 hole in first-round series
Monarchs in hole
Cody Bass’s goal 10:36 into overtime lifted the Springfield Falcons to a 2-1 victory over the Manchester Monarchs in Game 1 of their best-of-five first-round playoff series last night.
Brian O’Neill scored 11:1 into the third period to tie the game for the Monarchs, but they couldn’t convert on any of their other 29 shots.
Martin Jones made 33 saves for Manchester.
Game 2 is today at 4 p.m. in Springfield.