Thursday, February 23, 2017
Rochester High School
Farmington High School
The Falcons were defeated by Rochester United 3-2 in OAA action on Thursday night.
The first period was controlled mostly by Rochester, but goalie Drew Eaton kept all 15 shots out of the Falcon net.
In the 2nd period, Rochester United got on the scoreboard at the 10:55 mark. Griffin Harper picking up the initial goal.
The Falcons would come back a few minutes later to tie it up at 1-1. Tanner Neill scored at 13:12, assists going to Joe Carbone and Will McCarthy.
In the 3rd period, the Falcons would pick up the lead, 2-1. At 3:04, Cater Wells netted the goal, assist going to Collin Finn.
Rochester would come back to tie it and take the lead with 2 goals late in the period. At 12:14, Al DiMarco tied it up at 2-2. Then, :18 later Drew Dishinger would score to take the 3-2 lead and eventual game winner.
Drew Eaton faced 40 shots in net for the Falcons. 3 GAA for the game.
Next up for the Falcons are the MHSAA Pre-Regional playoffs at the Farmington Hills Ice Arena.
On Tuesday, February 28, FHS will face Royal Oak Shrine HS at 7:00pm
The winner of Tuesday’s game will face off against Detroit Country Day HS on Thursday, March 2 at 7:00pm.