It was a big night for Travis Lisabeth. He came up with a hat trick and added an assist. Lisabeth scored the Sea Wolves first goal at 6:27 of the first period. He bagged his second about 4 minutes later on an assist from Brent Gauvreau. Lisabeth came up with a hat trick at 7:55 of the second period on Brent Gauvreau's third assist on the night. Gauvreau also added a goal in the 3rd period, his 29th on the season.
Jim Baxter who had been suffering from a severe ankle sprain for weeks came out with gusto Friday night. Baxter dished out three assists.
Francois Fortier bagged his 36th goal at 14:52 of the third period. It was an offensive showcase before 4,477 fans in the Mississippi Coast Coliseum.
Both teams clash again 7:05 p.m. Friday in Baton Rouge,closing out the 72 game regular season. The Sea Wolves open the playoffs 7:05 p.m. Wednesday. They'll face either New Orleans or Pensacola in the Wolves Den.