Riverhead defeated Huntington 12-7 in a rain-soaked game at home yesterday.
The teams played evenly through three quarters, trading the lead back and forth.
Huntington took a 4-2 lead into the half. The third quarter started with several drenching, quick downpours, slowing the pace a bit.
The game was tied at 6 in the fourth quarter when Riverhead surged and struck for six goals. Huntington was only able to add one more.
Dalton Lucas had 4 goals, 1 assist, Kamryn Gill had 3 goals, 3 assists, Conner Kalmus had 2 goals, 4 assists, Caleb Zuhoski had 2 goals, 2 assists, and Conner Grauer had 1 goal. Dan Mastropaolo was solid at the “X”, winning the bulk of the face-offs.
Riverhead’s next home game is Saturday at 10 a.m. against Half Hollow Hills East at the Pulaski Street Sports Complex.
RiverheadLOCAL photos by George Faella
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