Vasteras 3 vs. Troja/Ljunby 1
Brendan Mikkelson , Vasteras, 0-0-0, E, 1 SOG, 2 PIM (high-sticking)
Season totals: 12 GP, 2-4-6, -1, 16 PIM
Mikael Zettergren, scored twice to help establish a 2-0 lead and Matt Fornataro, who spent the bulk of the past several seasons with Norfolk of the AHL, put the game out of reach in the final few minutes as Vasteras held on to defeat Troja/Ljungby. Vasteras (17-8-3-1, 58 PTS), which moved within a regulation victory of being tied for first place in the league standings, next hits the ice in an away match against Sodertalje (16-9-2-2, 54 PTS) on Tuesday, December 18th.