In the season-opening game for both schools, Hotchkiss broke a 2-2 tie against Brunswick with a late second period goal, as the hosts posted a 4-2 win over the Bruins on Friday night.
Following a pair of goals in the first period by Hotchkiss, Brunswick tied the game in the second frame with a pair of markers. Henry Foster made it a 2-1 contest with a goal at 8:03, as Michael Salandra netted a 5-on-4 power-play goal at 14:47 to even the score at 2-2.
Hotchkiss countered roughly a minute later with an even-strength tally to regain the lead, 3-2. A third period goal by the Bearcats capped the scoring, as the hosts skated away with the 4-2 victory.
Brunswick 0 2 0 = 2 (0-1-0)
Hotchkiss 2 1 1 = 4 (1-0-0)
(H) Jon Horn (Gavin Puskar) SHG 7:47
(H) Matt Tullo (Gavin Puskar, Jon Horn) 11:51
(B) Henry Foster (Andon Cerbone) 8:03
(B) Michael Salandra (Andon Cerbone, Jude Brower) 5X4 14:47
(H) Karsen Dorwart 15:34
(H) Jeremy Abraham (Declan Conway, Karsen Dorwart) 10:08
(H) Julian Leonhardt Minor (2 min) for Holding 04:49
(B) Jack Griffin Minor (2 min) for Elbowing 15:06
(H) Matt Tullo Minor (2 min) for Tripping 00:45
(B) Jack Griffin Minor (2 min) for Holding 11:21
(H) Jack Kane Minor (2 min) for Slashing 12:21
(H) Brian Haywood Minor (2 min) for High-Sticking 14:20
(H) Brian Haywood Minor (2 min) for Hooking 12:42
(B) Jakub Teply Minor (2 min) for Interference 15:35
(H) Henry Wilder (54:00) 30/32 (2 GA)
(B) Alexander Rohlf (53:00) 27/31 (4 GA)
Individual Scoring (goals, assists)
(B) Andon Cerbone (0,2), Henry Foster (1,0), Michael Salandra (1,0), Jude Brower (0,1)