Steamboat hockey skates to win against Pine Creek
December 11, 2010
Steamboat Springs — The Steamboat Springs High School hockey team remained undefeated, easily skating to a 5-2 win Friday at Pine Creek.
Even without top liners Lance Ostrom and John Wharton, who were absent in order to prep for the ACT, the Sailors got contributions from five different goal scorers.
Pine Creek jumped out to a 1-0 lead before Steamboat took over.
Skyler Martin tied the game at 1-all and Ben Wharton gave the Sailors a 2-1 lead late in the first period.
Grant McCannon and Jake Bearss added second period goals to make it 4-1, while Christian Ramirez scored midway through the third to make it 5-1.
Reed Grignano added a late power play goal for Pine Creek for the final outcome.
Joey Haight made 18 saves for Steamboat, which outshot Pine Creek, 39-20.
Steamboat (3-0) next plays at 6:10 p.m. today at Mullen.