Cameron Burns scored 8:25 into the third period to give the Jersey Whalers U18 team a 3 – 2 win over Shattuck-St. Mary’s last night during the NAPHL Showcase League.
George Hinds opened the scoring for the Whalers at 4:01 remaining in the first period. Jason Andreyev and Austin Micale were credited with the assists.
The Sabres tied the game at one with 3:05 left in the opening period.
Ethan Riquinha scored a shorthanded goal with 8:43 remaining in the middle stanza to give the Whalers a 2 – 1 lead. Burns then scored to give the Whalers a 3 – 1 lead.
Shattuck-St. Mary’s scored 7:32 left in the game but it wasn’t enough as the Whalers held on. Harry Redding turned aside 17 of 19 shots in the win. Click here for the box score.