Boys Varsity Ice Hockey
Game Summaries & Headlines.
The Monarchs defeated the Riverview Pirates 7-3 on Friday night in the first game on the News Herald Christmas Tournament. The game was back and forth for the first half of the game and then the second period ended in a 3-3 tie. Evan Taylor netted a goal in each of the first two periods and Senior Captain, Alex Teed was able to capitalize on a breakaway. The Monarchs entered the third period with a lot of momentum that came to a head when Junior Defensemen, Nick Brown scored his first goal of the season and the eventual game winner with a blast from the blue line. The Monarchs wouldn't look back from there. They would score three more goals in the third period. Many of the Monarchs leaders paved the way on Friday night. Evan Taylor finished the game with four goals and one assist, Luke Metropolous and Zach Bagozzi would each have three points. Seniors, Alex Teed and Austin Molina would both have two points and Austin Kieltyka, Braeden Goers, and Jacob Roman would each finish with an assist. The win would go to Sophomore Goaltender, Brandon Hiuser who stopped 22 of 25 shots in the victory. The Monarchs will take the ice in the Championship game against Riverview Gabriel Richard on December 29th, at 7:00pm in Yack Arena