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Walleye Lose 4-3 at Florida

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ESTERO, FLA. - Trevor Nill scored his first professional goal, but Florida stopped Toledo 4-3. Toledo has an overall record of 19-16-0-4 and is 10-10-0-1 on the road this season.

The Walleye would get on the board first as Adam Hobson wristed a shot through the pads of Pat Nagle for his 3rd goal of the year at 9:24. The Walleye held a slim 14-12 shot advantage in the first period.

"I have been just thrilled with the effort we have given in these games," said Head Coach Nick Vitucci. "With a depleted roster, we have fought very hard this week. The bounces just didn't go our way."

Florida would tie the game at a goal apiece when Brayden Irwin beat Jordan Pearce with a wrist shot from the right circle. The Everblades would take their first lead of the game with just 34 seconds in the period as Maury Edwards shot from the blue line went through four players and past Pearce.

Toledo came out firing in the third period. Trevor Nill tied the game just 1:50 in as he scored his first professional goal. Stephon Thorne would give Toledo the lead at 4:08 of the third. Florida would counter with a pair of goals.

Walleye Notes:  Goaltender Jordan Pearce made 27 saves and is 10-7-0-1 on the season.  Toledo finished