Pigs choke, fall back to 2nd seed.
The red Pigs had a chance to wrap up
first place, and have a playoff date against the lowly last place
But they fell to the 3rd place Sheep, setting up a playoff matchup
between them, instead of the easy team.
"There's got to be a recount or something we can do?" said Richard
Breed via cell phone. "Where's the green party when you need them?"
The Sheep outscored the Pigs 3-2 in the 2nd, and then had the only
goal of the third to take this one 4-2. Tripp Talbot was credited
with 3 of the 4 Sheep goals.
"We were supposed to lose this one," said Tripp with his hands over
his face. "We didn't want this match up. I didn't realize how hard
Mark Melito had one of the two Pig goals, but the soft game cost him
the scoring race, as he fell 3 points behind JA Ambrosino, who went
Headed into the best of 3 playoff series, Vegas has the Pigs as a
slight favorite, as word is out that Marc Teal may be missing week
one of the series.
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