Continental Qualifier for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing, China
|5 February 2014|
|11||Round-Robin||4:45pm||CAN - ARG||4 - 5||Final|
The 5th match of Day 2 of the Men’s Youth Pan Am Championships 2014 was Canada vs. Argentina. Argentina scored the 1st goal of the contest midway into the 1st period, with a field goal from # 3, M. Monge. Canada equalized just moments after to level the score 1-1.
2 minutes into the 2nd period Argentine #4 Tomas Domene scored reverse stick strike to bring the score to 2-1. Argentina #9, Ferreiro, scored off of a ball which rebounded off the boards. Less than a minute after he scored a reverse stick strike to give them their 4th item of the contest. With some quick passing and intense pressure Canada came back to score their 2nd item and keep their chances alive in this contest. Argentina then won a challenge just moments before the end of the period but #4, Domene, failed to score.
Argentina scored yet another goal in the 1st minute of the 3rd period with a field goal by their captain, #7, Casella. Canada #18, Brandon Pereira, then scored a powerful strike from the right side to bring the score to 5-3. Canada # 11 got a yellow card for an infringement but only moments after Canada’s captain, Panesar, scored their 4th goal to keep their chances alive. The game ended 5-4 in favor of Argentina.