Colts enter Christmas break with a victory

Grant CooperThe Cornwall Colts beat Nepean 4-1 at the Ed Lumley Arena in their final game before the Christmas break.

First star Keegan Mulhearn had a goal (his seventh of the season) and an assist to lead the Colts offence.  Tanner Spink (11), Jeremy McFarlane (6), and Shawn Baird (3) also scored for the Cornwall squad.  Parker Krol chipped in with two assists.

Liam Lascelle improved his record to 13-6-0-1 in a 25 save performance.  

The Colts outshot the Raiders 29-26.

Cornwall’s record is 20-17-2-1 for 43 points and sole possession of seventh overall in the CCHL.

Spink was also named the game's second star, while William Cullen of the Raiders got third star honours.

The Hardest Working Colts Player of the Game was Grant Cooper.  Cooper was playing in his first game back with the club, after skating as captain of Team Canada East at the World Junior A Challenge.

The Colts are off until their next home game, at the Cornwall Civic Complex, on Tuesday, Dec. 29th versus the Kanata Lasers.  Game time is 7:30pm for Cornwall Minor Hockey Night.

files from David Murphy