Painesville Furniture & Carpet 8 vs Master Pizza 0
PFC ended Master Pizza’s cinderella man playoff run with some alert passing and rushes from every angle. PFC goalkeeper Mike Thompson reeled in the first playoff shutout in Dek Hockey history in Northeast Ohio. Two goals each for Tony Parenti, Mike Ingelthron and Jeremy Letterman paced the Blue horde with more points from Joe Reedy(1) and Kevin Myles(2) combining for their seventh straight victory and a trip to the championship.
Book Hockey 15 vs Zero Pucks Given 3
Book Hockey brought it all together in an upset of the second seed with 4 goals apiece from Fritz Harrell and Steve Wilson, and steady pressure and points from teammates Rick Dunham (2), Dave Reardon (3), Derek Cogar(2), Mike Ritchie (3), and Dave Whitcomb(1).Nothing seemed to go ZPG’s way but a point each for Mark Contorno, Dan Fritsche, Greg Crissman and Brendan Moreau. Steve DiMatteo took home another win in net as Book Hockey heads for the Final.
Falvey Realty 10 vs Boilermakers 8
The match of the evening began with Falvey’s Reds down a player after a shot to the family jewels, and then hanging on with three forwards until the arrival of Brian and Kim to turn the tide. Breakaways and stunning saves by goalkeepers Declan Conway for Falvey and Mike Mramor for the Boilers kept things lively. Neil Conway rocked the night with 5 goals, and Brian Przybyszewski a hat trick. Kim Piszczor added a goal and 2 assists, and Mike Williams a goal and an assist to clench the victory. Dean Kelly and Zach Granstaff combined for some amazing stick handling at full speed to score a hat trick each, with defense and support from the chicks with sticks contingent of Seanna Conway, Alexis Mramor and Mackenzie Mramor. The win in goal goes to DX Conway.