Boys hockey: St. Joseph Cadets lose to West Haven
The St. Joseph boys hockey team closed strong, but three goals in the third period wasn’t enough as the Cadets lost to West Haven 7-5 at Bennett Rink in West Haven on Saturday.
The Westies took a 3-0 lead after one period and took their advantage to 6-0 at the 13:16 mark of the second.
Sam Bracchi scored less than a minute later, before Jack Pisani added a goal right before the buzzer. Sean Attanasio, Thomas Scheitinger and Tommy Flynn had assists.
West Haven made it 7-2 at 3:22 of the third period.
Attanasio scored from Bracchi at 4:30 and Dareios Linss found the back of the net from Bracchi and Attanasio midway through the stanza.
Flynn, assisted by Linss and Bracchi scored at 13:37.
St. Joseph won the shots on goal battle, 34-32.
The Cadets’ Chris Higgins had 25 saves.
The Westies’ Logan Cole made 29 stops.