Wednesday, April 27, 2011
jvCapsLax withstand rally to win in overtime
On Tuesday night, the jvCapsLax team withstood a furious rally by Wakefield to win 7-6 in overtime. The Caps first team had one of their better efforts of the season moving the ball, winning faceoffs, getting ground balls, and playing tough defense. Of the 7 goals scored, 5 were assisted. The Caps had a comfortable 6-3 lead with 2 mins left in the fourth quarter, only to give up 3 quick goals by Wakefield to end regulation in a 6-6 tie. With an assist by Davis Weaver, Cameron Gilchrist nailed the winning goal in sudden death overtime with a bounce shot from the top of the box.
Freshman Davis Weaver led the scoring with 3 goals and 2 assists. Freshman Max Hardin scored 2 goals and added one assist. Freshman Cameron Gilchrist added 2 assists to go with his game winning goal. Sophomore Adam Matheis finished out the scoring with 1 goal. The Caps ended their successful season with a 7-2 record. Way to go Caps!
Posted by greg w at 10:11 PM