Five different players scored goals as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins beat Hershey, 5-1, Sunday night at Wachovia Arena in the first round of the AHL playoffs.
Goaltender John Curry stopped 23 shots to earn the win as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton posted a 3-0 series lead over the Bears.
Nathan Smith, Tim Brent, Mark Ardelan, Tim Wallace and Alain Nasreddine all scored for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Alex Goligoski had three assists, while Dave Gove added two helpers.
The two teams meet once again for Game 4 on Wednesday.