Hawkesbury beat Cornwall 2-1 in overtime on Monday, at the Ed Lumley Arena. The overtime point pushed the Colts into sole possession of second overall in the CCHL standings, with a record of 36-13-3-3 (78 points).
The Ottawa Jr Senators are in third place, one point back of the Colts, but with a game in hand.
Justin McRae (with his third of the season) scored the lone Colts' goal. Hawkesbury outshot Cornwall 36-20, with Liam Lascelle getting the loss despite making 34 saves.
The Colts are 19-1-2 since December 8.
Three Stars were First Star David Jankowski (HAW), Second Star Tanner Spink (COR), and Third Star Brett Everson (HAW).
Looking ahead, the Colts will host the CCHL-leading Carlton Place Canadians on Thursday night. Game time is 7:30pm at the Ed Lumley Arena (Cornwall Civic Complex).
– with files from David Murphy