Ottawa, ON – Kanata Stallions (38-26-3-2) travelled to the Nepean Sportsplex to take on the Nepean Raiders (35-19-0-4). The game started slow for both teams but the Raiders got on the board 18:16 into the first when Vincent Llorca (Brent Norris, Dalen Hedges) point shot got passed Kanata’s goalie Brandon Lane. The second period saw the action ramp up with Nepean goals by Mitchell Herlihey (Dalen Hedges, Brent Norris) 7:58 and Zach Rodier (Brandon Watt, Philippe Drouin) 17:38. Kanata also got it’s first and only goal of the game on a breakaway by Braedan Moffatt (Nic LaBurn) 10:21. Nepean added an empty net goal 19:51 into the third by # 15 Brandon Watt (Cameron Yarwood, Richard Therrien).
The game saw 27 minutes of penalties for Kanata and 23 minutes for Nepean. Including game misconducts to Nepean’s Brandon Belding and Kanata’s Cameron Blakely. However neither team capitalized on any of the 10 power-play opportunities.
The Nepean Raiders went on to win 4-1.
Three Stars (As picked by CCHL)
1) Dalen Hedges (NEP)
2) Brandon Watt (NEP)
3) Brandon Lane (KAN)