• Mike Gurnis

Jan. 20 recap: Morris Catholic snaps winless streak

MORRIS CATHOLIC 5, NEWTON-LENAPE VALLEY 3

Morris Catholic claimed its first win since the 2017-18 season, ending a 41-game winless streak with a 5-3 win over Newton-Lenape Valley at Mennen Arena.


Freshman Hugh McGuigan led the way with a hat trick for Morris Catholic (1-0), and scored twice in the second period to help his team build a 4-0 lead. Jonathan Tinney and Hayden McGuigan each added goals for the Crusaders. Aldino Guadagnino dished out two assists and Mark Daniel made 16 saves in the win.


Cameron Cherry led Newton-Lenape Valley (0-2) with a goal and two assists. It climbed back from a 4-0 deficit as Ryan Lynch scored with 50 seconds left in the second, before Cherry and Murphy scored- the latter coming with 3:53 left- to make it a 4-3 game. But Hugh McGuigan sealed the win with a shorthanded goal with nine seconds left.


Other scores:

MOUNT OLIVE-HOPATCONG-HACKETTSTOWN 5, MENDHAM 3


Coaches: Please e-mail your box scores to Mike Gurnis at michaelgurnis@gmail.com after each game for inclusion in our nightly recaps. Also, please e-mail any schedule changes/updates as well. Thank you!

39 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Morris/Sussex area schedule for March 5

SCHEDULE Girls- NJIGIHL Cup final 1-Morristown-Beard vs. 2-Summit at Twin Oaks Ice Rink, CANCELLED Charette Cup final 3-Bernards-Somerville-Middlesex vs. 4-Newton-Lenape Valley at Mennen Arena, 5:45 p

THE MORRIS-SUSSEX HOCKEY REPORT

Your home for Northwest NJ High School Hockey!

Welcome to the Morris-Sussex Hockey Report, a blog dedicated to coverage of high school hockey in Morris and Sussex County, New Jersey. 

Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/morrissussexhockey/
Follow us on Twitter and Instagram: @MorrisCtyHockey