TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.
-- The Dallas Stars
erupted for four goals in the first period en route to an 8-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes
in the opener of the Traverse City prospects tournament on Saturday at Center ICE Arena.
scored two of his three goals in the opening 20 minutes, as did Matt Tassone
and Stephen Schultz
. Scott Glennie
and Brett Ritchie
each notched three assists for the Stars in the contest.
, Jamie Oleksiak
and Fraser scored in the second for Dallas and Carolina's Tyler Carroll
ended the shutout bid 9:16 into the second, when the Stars opened a 7-1 advantage. Matt Carter closed out the scoring for the victors in the third and Victor Rask
struck for the Hurricanes at 15:43.
stopped 16 shots to earn the victory in goal for Dallas while Matt Mahalek, who was pulled after two periods, turned aside 19 of 26 shots for Carolina.