St. Joseph High defeated Notre Dame-Fairfield, 6-2, in the New Year's Eve High School Hockey Faceoff at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport on Monday.

Chris Kirven scored at 7:56 of the first period, and Bryan Canforatta made it 2-0 at 8:39.

Filippo Petrini assisted on the first tally and Sean Smith and Zach Usinger helped on the second.

St. Joseph (3-2-0) doubled its lead in the second period, as Colin Powell, from Matt Greenhut, and Christian Keator, from Ryan Corcoran, scored at 6:18 and 14:51, respectively.

Notre Dame (1-3-0) got on the board on goals from Craig Hessenius at 1:07 and Jake Novak at 1:34 of the third, before Keator scored twice, the second on an assist from Troy Deering.

Marc Van Etten had 34 saves.

See the next edition of the Times for complete tourney results.