Colts fall short, despite out-shooting the Braves
The Colts outshot and out-chanced the Braves, but ended up on the losing end of a 3-1 score Thursday night at the Ed Lumley Arena in Cornwall.
Captain Lawson MacDonald’s 18th goal of the season opened the scoring on a second-period power play, but that was all the offence the Colts could muster despite outshooting Brockville 42-28. Liam Lascelle was tagged with the loss in goal.
The Colts' record falls to 26-26-3-1 for 53 points. Cornwall remains stuck in ninth place in the CCHL standings.
Three Stars were 1st Star Ian Johnston (BRO), 2nd Star Michael Cerasuolo (BRO), and 3rd Star Lawson MacDonald (COR). The Hardest Working Colts player was Dean Derouchie who picked up an assist on the Colts' lone goal.
Cornwall is back in action tomorrow night in Brockville. Game time is 7:30pm at the Brockville Memorial Centre.
Next home game at the Cornwall Cornwall Civic Complex is next Thursday (Feb 25th, where the Colts will face the Smiths Falls Bears. The Colts will also welcome members of the South Stormont Minor Hockey Association. Game time is 7:30pm.
– files from David Murphy