It was the Wolf Pack’s eighth straight victory over the River Rats.
Bobby Sanguinetti, the New York Rangers’ first-round pick (21st overall) in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft, notched two assists for his first two professional points.
Montoya improved to 26-17-0 on the season with his fourth straight home win.
Ryan Bayda scored the only goal for Albany, his 21st point in his last 16 games (13g, 8a).
HERSHEY 3, WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON 1
The Hershey Bears moved closer to their first division title in 13 years by defeating the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Sunday evening, 3-1.
Wilkes-Barre remains two points ahead of third-place Norfolk in the East.
The Bears won Calder Cup championships in 1997 and 2006, but have not won a regular-season division crown since 1994.