Aaron Deady had one goal and three assists to lead Cape Cod to a 5-2 victory over Northeast.
Deady beat Steven Murphy with a shot 17:14 into the second period on the power play to make the score 3-0 Cape Cod. Cape Cod had gotten the advantage when Northeast\’s Kevin Perry was sent off for roughing. Thomas Tobey picked up the assist. Deady dished an assist on Dylan Legarie\’s goal that made the score 1-0 Cape Cod at 15:18 into the first period. He then added assists on Legarie\’s goal at 3:15 into the second and on Dan Demarco\’s goal at 13:29 into the third.
Cape Cod forced Northeast\’s goalies to work hard to keep the puck out of the net, totaling 56 shots and forcing 51 saves. Murphy made 35 stops and Leo Lake made 16. Cape Cod\’s penalty kill was spotless, allowing no goals on four Northeast power plays.
Northeast kept Cape Cod\’s goalie busy throughout the game, and Clayton Pierce made 40 saves on 42 shots. Northeast struggled to stay out of the sin bin throughout the game as it finished the game with 16 penalty minutes for six opposing power plays.
Cape Cod incurred 12 minutes in penalty time with six minors.