Mayette's Goal Earns Skating Roos 1-1 Tie
CANTON – Madrid's Jake Mayette scored his third goal of the season to tie the game in the third period as the SUNY Canton men’s hockey team earned a 1-1 overtime tie vs Anna Maria College on Friday evening.
Result: SUNY Canton 1, Anna Maria 1Location: Roos House – Canton, NYRecords: SUNY Canton (9-6-3) | Anna Maria (10-6-5)
HOW IT HAPPENED
The visitors got on the board first at 5:08 of the opening period off an offensive zone faceoff win. Patrik Peltola won the draw at the left dot back to Patrick Manning who buried his fifth goal of the season.SUNY Canton held a slim 10-9 shots advantage in the opening period and controlled faceoffs, 16-7.Neither team found the back of the net in the second period as the Roos outshot the AMCATS, 15-10 and faceoffs were dead even at 10 apiece.The Roos evened the game at one apiece at 13:24 of the third period when Jake Mayette took a wrist shot from the point that made its way through traffic with Jesse Farabee screening out in front. Connor Tuttle and Matthew Headland earned helpers on the play.Canton outshot Anna Maria 16-7 in the final period as the teams skated to overtime.Austin Washkurak came up huge with 40 seconds left in the extra session making a save when Jack Sitzman skated in alone on the breakaway.Washkurak finished with 28 saves on 29 shots for the Roos, while Julius Huset had a monster game turning aside 43 of the 44 shots he faced.
WHAT'S NEXT These two teams will have a rematch on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the Roos House.