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The Crusaders continued their unbeaten streak dating back to Nov 2nd in Niagara Falls beating the Port Hope Phantoms 6-1 in EOMHL play. The team played strong to secure the win.
All lines contributed to the score sheet with Brad M, Christiaan W, Ayden B, Lewis G, John W and Sam K registering goals with great assists from their team mates.
The Crusaders have 3 games this weekend before headed to the Silver Stick Finals in Niagara.
Happy New Year
The Crusaders traveled to Prince Edward County on Sunday to face the PEC Kings at the beautiful Wellington Arena. As the parents enjoyed the poutine, the boys prepared to get back to the game plan that has led to success this year.
PEC scored the first goal on a tipped shot. The Crusaders then responded with 5 unanswered goals with strong goaltending from Alex O.
The boys play a make-up game Monday night at Donevan arena against Port Hope.
After 21 days without a game, the Crusaders took to the ice against Port Hope on Saturday night and escaped with a 6-4 win.
The game was penalty ridden with the Crusaders having 22 minutes and Port Hope having 14.
The boys travel to Prince Edward County tomorrow and face Port Hope again Monday night,
The Peewee AE Crusaders had a fantastic weekend winning the Haliburton Regional AE Silver Stick. The boys capped off great hockey beating the Stirling Blues 3-0 in the finals. The team earn a birth to the Silver Stick Finals in Pelham in 2014.
The team outscored their opponents 18-1 over 5 games with Jake H earning a shutout and Alex earning 3 shutouts this weekend.
All 17 players came eager to win and that they did. Congratulations
The Crusaders had a rare road game Saturday in Port Hope. The team came out slow in the first period and the Port Hope team kept them from scoring. The Phantoms scored the first goal in the 2nd period to take the lead. This was the wake-up call the team needed.
The team started to hit the back of the next scoring 5 goals in the 2nd and took a 5-2 lead into the intermission. They came out in the third scoring 2 more goals for a 7-2 win.
Port Hope was frustrated in the 3rd and tried what they could to stop Christiaan from taking a slap-shot including throwing their sticks.
The team is practicing this week getting ready for the Silve Stick Regional tournament in Haliburton this upcoming weekend.
Good Luck Crusaders!