V1RL vs Torrent
RLCS NA Regional #2 - Main Event Day 1
Version1 faces its hometown rival in a rematch of Regional 1 in its final match-up of the day. Fair warning: this one will be a doozy. In game one, V1 is on the board twice first, but Torrent answers shortly after and leans in on offense to keep pressure up. Jordan scores for Torrent to even things up. Game one goes to OT. Version1 dominated in OT, with multiple close shots on goal but time stretched on without a goal for either side. At 6:33 into OT, Comm finally nets a goal, winning game one.
Version1 struggled in game two to produce on offense, and Torrent took advantage to even things up, 2-1.
Torrent goes up one goal in the first minute of game three and then scores again. Version1 put on a crazy counterattack in the final minutes of the game and battled back to even things up, then score a third to win the game, 3-2. Version1 needs to win one more to take the series.
Version1 goes up first, but Kinseh very quickly evens the score 1-1 as things kick off in game four. Torment banged one off the crossbar and Gimmick followed it up to score and go up one. Version1 scores again and it looks like their confidence has clicked. The energy is high as V1 works to stay diligent and hold its lead to win the series. Credit to Torrent who never gave up, keeping V1 on its toes until the end. V1 manages to hold on and win the match, 3-1 and series, 3-1. Comm ends the day with four goals and Torment and Gimmick each come away with three.
V1 is in the top eight in Regional 2! Onward.