Goalie Branden Komm stopped all three Monarchs attempts in the shootout and Josh MacDonald scored for Reading in the Royals’ 4-3 ECHL victory on Friday night at SNHU Arena in Manchester.

The Royals forced overtime with a goal by Matt Pohlkamp with 1:56 remaining in regulation. It was his second goal of the game.

Nick Pierog scored twice and Spencer Watson also tallied for the Monarchs, who host Maine tonight at 6