Ahmed Mahfouz has officially arrived in Cornwall. The prized off-season acquisition scored four times last Saturday night to lead the Nationals to an 8-0 victory over the visiting Watertown Wolves in Federal Hockey League pre-season play at the Civic Complex.
Mahfouz is the FHL’s all-time leading scorer and was named team captain during the off-season.
The speedy Maxime Guyon chipped in a goal and five assists. Sylvester Bzdyl, Yan Dumontier, and Brandon Vuic also scored for the Nationals. Sebastien Dube-Rochon and Ilya Zhurin split the goaltending duties for Cornwall.
On Friday night at Watertown, Cornwall skated to a 5-0 victory over the Wolves. Connor MacLeod, Tom Tsicos, Martin Trudman, Brandon Gilmour, and Daniel Maltin were the goal scorers.
– files from Rodney Wilson