St. Joseph defeats Westhill-Stamford in boys hockey

St. Joseph defeated Westhill-Stamford 7-2 in boys’ hockey on Saturday.

Kacper Zajaczkowski gave coach Chris Nelson’s Cadets a 1-0 lead off an assist from Andrew Tata.

Tata scored unassisted for a 2-0 lead after one period.

Joey Bisson assisted on another Tata goal before W-S got on the board.

Johnny Karafa, from John McNabola, made it 4-1 after two.

Bisson, assisted by Tata and Karafa opened scoring in the third period.

W-H scored before Tata and Bisson scored unassisted as St. Joseph improved to 2-7.

Tyler Stiewing had 17 saves.

Karafa, Tata, Mark Husted-Edwards and Brady Tommasi scored goals in an earlier 7-4 loss to Xavier.

McNabola, Husted-Edwards, Jonathan Vitka, and Bisson (two) had assists.