Austin Goldstein Hat Trick: 3 Goals, 3 Ways
January 29, 2016
Austin Goldstein scored a short handed, even strength and a power play goal in the Islanders Hockey Club Premier 8-3 victory on Thursday night.
The Islanders HC Premier squad defeated the Springfield Pics 8-3 Thursday night in the fourth and final match up of the regular season for these two teams. The USPHL Premier Division leading Islanders come away with a sweep of the Pics, outscoring them 23-9 through the 4 games.
Forward Austin Goldstein logged his first hat trick this season in the contest, finding the net short handed in the first period, at even strength at 9:19 in the third and off the power play at 13:31 in the third period. A rare accomplishment that also occurred on October 31, 2015 by Jake Eubank of the Pikes Peak Miners.
Another rare hat trick moment in Tier 3 this season occurred on November 27, 2015 when Aspen Leafs Forward Ivan Bondarenko scored 3 goals all short handed.