With 95% of their opening night lineup in, the Admirals handled their business.
Dustin Tokarski  allowed 1 goal on 23 shots for the win.
The Admirals outshot Charlotte 39-23 in the match. Norfolk's goals were scored by Matt Fornataro, Mitch Fadden , Mark Barberio , and Juraj Simek . Mike Angelidis  had assists in triplicate, with helpers also belonging to Paul Szczechura , Vladimir Mihalik , Kevin Quick , and Alex Berry .
Norfolk begins their regular season on Saturday night at Binghamton against the Senators.
Game story  from norfolkadmirals.com.