Thorold travelled to Pelham on Monday night to open the OMHA quarter finals series. Thorold opened the scoring in the first period on a goal by Curtis Isherwood with assists going to Jack Hale and Kyle Prendergast. Pelham tied the game while on the power play with just under three minutes to play in the first period on a goal by Joshua Diraddo, assisted by Matthew Longo and Billy Tarbett.
Pelham scored again midway in the second period to go up 2-1 on a goal by William Baltrusiunas, assisted by Jacob Laewetz. Ethan Bolibruck would tie the game at 4:11 while on the power play, assisted by Ogo Ogunkeye and Curtis Isherwood. The second period would end with the game tied at 2-2.
In the third period Thorold would put the game away with another power play goal at 10:13 by Andrew McCafferty, assisted by Matteo Digiovanni and Luka Radovanovic. 4 minutes later Ty Coppola would score on a nice shot coming down the right side with the assist going to Ethan Fisher this would put Thorold up 4-2 with just over 6 minutes to play. Pelham would pull their goalie with about two minutes to play. Kyle Prendergast at 1:50 remining to play would add an insurance goal into the empty net with assist going to Andrew McCaferty making the Final score 5-2 Thorold.
The series now moves to Thorold Friday night at 7:10pm for game 2. Game 3 will be on Saturday night at 5:30pm in Pelham.