Monarchs lose in Norfolk
The Monarchs (36-15-8) and Admirals (30-17-8) will play again tonight at 7:15.
Trailing 3-1 late in the game, Manchester's Nick Shore scored a shorthanded goal at 17:29. Brian O'Neill set up the score for Shore, who beat Viktor Fasth from the front of the net.
The Monarchs took a 1-0 lead at 9:58 of the second period. Off a faceoff just outside the Norfolk zone, Londonderry's Ian O'Connor won the draw back to Andrew Bodnarchuk, who fired a shot from the neutral zone that eluded Fasth.
The Admirals cashed in on a five-on-three power play with 42 seconds remaining in the second. Etem set up Sami Vatanen in front for the go-ahead goal.
Rickard Rakell scored the goal, striking from the right circle to beat Niederberger.