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McCarron scores winner as IceCaps hold on to beat Phantoms 3-2

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ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Michael McCarron scored the go-ahead goal at 8:49 of the third period as the St. John's IceCaps downed the host Lehigh Valley Phantoms 3-2 on Friday in American Hockey League action.

Sven Andrighetto and Charles Hudon scored to give the IceCaps (6-2-2) a 2-0 lead early in the second period.

Chris Conner responded for the Phantoms (3-5-0) at 9:11 of the second and then again 5:55 into the third to tie the game 2-2.

Zachary Fucale made 23 saves for Montreal's AHL affiliate as Anthony Stolarz turned away 23-of-26 shots for Philadelphia's farm club.

St. John's went 1 for 2 on the power play while Lehigh Valley scored once on four chances with the man advantage.

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