Hamilton 4 Amherst 2 - Hamilton College

Hamilton 4 Amherst 2

Darren Johnston and Robb Rigg scored goals in the final two minutes to propel Hamilton to a 4-2 victory over Amherst. It was revenge for the Continentals, as Amherst had defeated Hamilton 5-4 in last year's ECAC Championshiop game. Rigg opened the scoring for Hamilton at 12:07 of the second and Brian Guastella scored 0:48 seconds later to give Hamilton a 2-0 lead. But the Lord Jeffs scored late in the second and early in the third to tie the game at two. The score remained tied until Johnston scored with only 1:04 remaining in the game. Rigg iced the win off a pass from Jeff Bradley, who finished with two assists, with 0:17 seconds left. Freshman goaltender Brent Davey made 16 saves while recording his fourth straight victory.


Hamilton (4-2-0/3-1-0) Rob Rigg 2-0, Brian Guastella 1-0, Darren Johnston 1-0, Jeff Bradley 0-2, Brian Coakley 0-1, Joe Baudo 0-1, John Whitwell 0-1, Zac Sweetland 0-1. Brent Davey (18 shots-16 saves).

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