St. Joseph High gave up four first-period goals and lost to Notre Dame of Fairfield, 7-3, in boys hockey at Bennett Rink in West Haven on Dec. 26.

Chris Kirven, from Jack Seperack, scored for the Cadets to open the second period, but the Lancers answered and took a 5-1 lead into the break.

Ryan Corcoran and Dom DeRosa scored St. Joseph goals in the final period. Dom Sidorczuk and Corcoran had the assists.

Notre Dame is 2-1 and St. Joseph 1-2.