The North Division All-Stars with Rochester Americans defenseman Brendan Guhle in the lineup, bounced back from a first-game loss to win the championship Monday night of the American Hockey League All-Star Classic before 6,793 at Mass Mutual Center in Springfield, Mass.
Trevor Moore scored the deciding goal in the shootout, breaking a 1-1 tie, and giving the North a 1-0 win over the Atlantic Division in the championship match.
North lost to the Pacific Division, 4-2, in its first minigame, each side skating four a side for two 5-minute halves, then came back for a 4-3 win over Central and a 4-1 triumph over previously undefeated Atlantic Division.
Guhle had five shots on goal in his four games for the North. He was a minus-2 in the loss to Pacific.
Former Buffalo Sabre Nathan Gerbe scored twice in the win over Atlantic that put North in the championship game agaisnt Atlantic.
Drake Batherson of the Belleville Senators scored two goals in each of the first two games and had a single tally in the third game for North. He also had a goal in the championship game shootout.