The Breezy Point North Stars relied on the scoring touch of Seyia Hayata, who netted two goals, to beat the Minnesota Flying Aces, 4-1.
Hayata scored on the power play at 1:26 into the first period to make the score 1-0 Breezy Point and again while on the power play 5:09 into the third to make the score 3-0 Breezy Point.
Breezy Point\’s penalty kill was spotless, allowing no goals on five Minnesota power plays. The North Stars kept Minnesota\’s goalie busy throughout the game, and Kevin OShea made 29 saves on 33 shots. Breezy Point got an offensive boost from its blueliners, who contributed four goals during the game.
Breezy Point additionally got points from Jack Anderholm, who also tallied one goal and one assist. Others who scored for Breezy Point included Sean Viti and Branden Walsh, who each put in one. In addition, Breezy Point received assists from Ryan Mezera, who had one and Joe Costello, who had two.
Joe Licata made 25 saves for the North Stars on 26 shots. Breezy Point incurred 20 minutes in penalty time with five minors. For the North Stars, Alex Mimmack was ejected from the game. The Flying Aces incurred 14 minutes in penalty time with seven minors.