The Bruins and the Knights played a scoreless first period as Uxbridge out shot NK 19-4. Uxbridge started the second strong on Cameron Moffitt’s steal at his blueline and then raced in setting up Bennett Britton for a shot that rebounded back to Moffitt for a goal. Daniel Giorgio would then get a shot on goal and he fired in his rebound for a 2-0 lead. After Esa Patton ripped one of the crossbar the Knights came back with a PP goal to end the second at 2-1Bruins.
They would tie it up early in the third period but the Bruins exploded for 5 straight goals in just over 9 minutes to put this game out of reach, Giorgio with his second goal, Justin Bennett, Mathew Hunter, Moffitt also with his second and Jackson Savery scored for Uxbridge. The Final was 7-3 as the Bruins move into a tie for first place with North Kawartha and Lakefield.
Ryan McConkey again came up with some big saves to pick up the win as Uxbridge out shot the Knights 48-34.
Uxbridge native Bennett Britton picked up his first point as a Bruin, assisting on Cameron Moffitts second goal.
The Uxbridge Bruins visited the Lakefield Chiefs on Tuesday.
Jackson Savery scored a powerplay goal by roofing it over the chiefs tender on the glove side and Justin Bennett added another powerplay goal in the second before the Chiefs got a goal back. Cameron Moffitt gave the Bruins a 3-1 lead in the third as Ryan McConkey made the key saves to preserve the win by a final of 3-2.
Uxbridge is now 2 points back of Lakefield and North Kawartha for first place.
Welcome Uxbridge resident Britton Bennett who made his debut with the Bruins tonight.
The Uxbridge Bruins hosted the Lakefield Chiefs Friday evening at the Bear Den.
A fast paced, physical game saw both teams share the lead. In the second period, after trailing 2-1 the Bruins would score 3 unanswered and finish the period 4-3. A tight end to end 3rd period, but the Bruins would hold on for the win.
HIGHLIGHTS: Bruins 4 Chiefs 3
Lakefield – Mitch Ogilvie (Cole Ellis) 16:04
Uxbridge – Finn Reeves (Cameron Moffitt) 16:49
Lakefield – James Allen (Ethan Young, Cole Robbins) 17:10
Uxbridge – Cameron Moffitt (unassisted) 8:53
Uxbridge – Toby Cooper (Daniel Giorgio) 9:15
Uxbridge – Stefan Palatsidis (Justin Bennett, Esa Patton) 10:43
Lakefield – William Keith (Carson Hartwick) 16:46
Uxbridge travels to North Kawartha Saturday to take on another top team in the Orr Division.