The Thorold Novice Hawks battled the Welland Tiger #1 team to a 3-3 tie in playoff action.
The Blackhawks and Tigers 1 faced off in very important playoff game. Thorold jumped out to an early 2-0 lead with goals from Adam Santos and Mason Kenny.
But Welland was buzzing and scored three in answered goals to take a 3-2 lead into the third period .
Thorold's Adam Santos netted his second goal of the game to tie it up 3-3 with six minutes to go in the game.
Both teams played hard until the final whistle. Hawk goalie Kayden Alguire stood out, making multiple big saves, helping Thorold preserve the tie and get an important point in the playoff standings.
Thorold Novice Hawks will play the Welland Tigers 2 today (Sunday) at 11:20 am in Welland.
This is a big game for both teams, as Welland 2 and the Thorold Hawks finished as the top two teams in the regular season.
Thorold has 1 win, 0 losses and 2 ties in the playoffs so far,