The Wheeling Nailers are just one win away from advancing to the ECHL Kelly Cup Eastern Conference Semifinals.
The Nailers grabbed a 3-0 lead in their quarterfinals series with South Carolina on Wednesday with a 1-0 win.
The two teams will meet in game four, Friday at 7 p.m. at WesBanco Arena.
Wheeling goaltender Mike Condon has been outstanding, he leads the league in GAA at 0.63 and in save percentage at .980. In fact he has two shutouts in the series and has stopped 97 of the 99 shots he has faced from the Stingrays.
For the month of April Condon has five shutouts and he has eight for the season.
Max MacKay leads the team in points with three assists. Chaz Johnson and Christiaan Minella each had two goals.
By the way Clark Donatelli now has 100 career wins as the head coach of the Nailers, following Wednesday victory. Donatelli has 96 regular season wins and four playoff wins.
Fans are invited to attend a free tailgate party in the back parking lot of WesBanco Arena starting at 5 p.m. with free hot dogs and drinks. Fans will also have the opportunity to greet the players as they arrive for the game.