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U16 Boston Shamrocks Rally From 0-3 Deficit To Win 5-4 And Advance To MPDHL Championship Game / 16U

Sunday, November 8, 2015, 4:17PM

Early Sunday morning the U16 Boston Shamrocks faced off against the Walpole Express in a MPDHL semifinal game held at the Hyannis Youth & Community Center in Hyannis, Mass. After a scoreless first period the Express scored 3 second period goals to go up 3-0. The Shamrocks finally got on the scoreboard at 5:39 of the second period when Jason Cardinale, assisted by Nick Capillo and Aiden Crowley, scored to ignite a Shamrocks comeback.

The Shamrocks came out fighting in the third period and scored two quick goals to tie the game at 3-3 with 11:22 still remaining on goals by David Ciancio, assisted by Jason Loeser and Peter Sheehan, and Loeser, assisted by Cardinale and Ciancio.

The Semifinal game remained a tight back and forth contest until the Shamrocks completed their comeback and broke the tie with only 3:45 remaining in the third period when Loeser feed Ciancio who fired the puck past the Express goalie giving the Shamrocks a 4-3 lead. With 1:33 on the scoreboard clock the Express pulled their goal for an extra skater. The Express kept the pressure on and kept the puck in the Shamrocks end until Sheehan was able to clear the puck out of the Shamrocks end by passing to teammate Loeser. Loeser cleared the zone and fired a shot from the center redline and scored an empty net insurance goal for a short lived 5-3 lead for the Shamrocks with 38 seconds still remaining. With the winner going to the league championship game, the Express did not letup and scored with only 3 seconds left to cut the Shamrocks lead to only one goal. The Shamrocks held off the Express for the final 3 second to win 5-4 and earn a trip to the MPDHL Championship Game.

The U16 Boston Shamrocks rally from an 0-3 deficit to beat the Walpole Express 5-4 advanced them to the MPDHL Championship Game this afternoon at 4:00 pm in Hyannis against the Greater Boston Jr. Bruins. The Jr. Bruins defeated the New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs 7-4 to advance to the Championship Game.


Nov 8, 2015 – Final

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Date: Sun, Nov 8, 2015, 7:00am   Venue: Hyannis Youth & Community Center



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