Six different Colts scored as Cornwall whipped Hawkesbury 6-1 in their first game in 2017 on Thursday evening.
The win pushes the Colts into third place overall in the CCHL standings, with a record of 23-12-1-3 for 50 points.
Dean Derouchie led the Colts with a goal (his 11th of the season) and an assist. Tristan Conrad (4th), Nick Lalonde (17th), Massimo Luciani (5th), Konnor MacCormick (11th), and Brennan Markell (9th) also scored for the Colts. Keegan Mulhearn chipped in with two assists. The Hawks outshot the Colts 39-26, with Liam Lascelle making 38 saves to earn his 16th win of the season.
Three Stars were First Star Dean Derouchie (COR), Second Star Liam Lascelle (COR), and Third Star Charles Levesque (HAW).
The Colts travel tonight (Jan. 6) to Brockville to face the Braves.
Next home action is booked for Thursday, Jan.12 versus the Nepean Raiders. Game time is 7:30pm at the Ed Lumley Arena (Cornwall Civic Complex).
– with files from David Murphy