Sunday, March 9, 2014
Eagles soar past Gorham for 1st title in program history
Both teams are chasing their first state title Saturday, but the undefeated Eagles don’t want to go through the heartbreak of losing a championship game again.
The Messalonskee defenseman has enjoyed a standout season, helping the undefeated Eagles to their third straight Class B state title game.
Jared Cunningham scored a hat trick for the Eagles to lead charge as they blew out the No. 2-ranked team 9-3.
The Eagles are set for their showdown with Presque Isle Tuesday night.
The Cougars overcame adverse conditions to win their first championship in three years.
Cunningham scores four goals in semifinal win.
Late goal sinks Purple Panthers in Eastern B semifinal.
The Eastern B semifinals are Saturday, with the Eagles facing John Bapst and Waterville taking on second seed Presque Isle.
The Waterville forward leads the Panthers’ second line skating with a pair of freshmen.