J.D Pogue’s hat trick paced the Colts to a 5-2 win over Rockland at the Ed Lumley Arena on Thursday night.
It was a penalty-filled affair, with 31 trips to the sin bin handed out for 103 penalty minutes. The Colts were 3 for 12 on the power play, while the National were 1 for 8.
Konnor MacCormick had a goal (5) and two assists for the Colts. Keegan Mulhearn (6) also scored. Tommy Tanner and Justin McRae each chipped in with two assists.
The Colts outshot the Nationals 45-23, with Liam Lascelle picking up the win in goal. With the win, Cornwall improves to 11-10-2-0 (24 points) and moves into a four-way tie for fourth overall in the CCHL standings.
Three Stars were first J.D Pogue (COR), second Tommy Tanner (COR), and third Drew Shields (ROCK). The Hardest Working Player of the Game was J.D Pogue.
The Colts are back in action on Sunday versus the Navan Grads. Game time is 7:30 pm at the Navan Arena. Next home game is booked for Thursday, Nov. 9 to face off against the Kanata Lasers. Game time is 7:30 pm at the Ed Lumley Arena in Cornwall Civic Complex.
Colts player of the month
The Colts Player of the Month for October, based on three-star selections, was a tie between Liam Lascelle and Justin McRae, each of whom garnered 11 points.
– files from David Murphy