The defending high school league champions, Crestwood Ice Hockey Team, defeated Wyoming Seminary 2 to 1 in the opening night of league play.
This is the first time, in many seasons, that Wyoming Seminary has a team in the “NEPSHL.”
The goal scores for the Crestwood team were Jared McCune and Tyler Govan. The Govan goal was assisted by Matt Lacoste. Will Ziegler scored the lone Seminary goal.
Patrick Croke, Crestwood’s goalie, turned back 27 of 28 shots on net. Seminary’s goalie, Armand Charland, turned back 24 of 26 shots on goal.
All if the goals were scored in the third period.
The game officials were Nick Michaelsen and Dave Skutnick.