Ladywood Hockey team defeated Mercy in the Catholic League Championship yesterday 2-1 at St. Mary’s.
Blazers scored first in the second period with a goal from senior, Cristina Rotondo (assisted by senior, Katie Hayward). Mercy stuck back early in the 3rd period to tie the game back up.
With about a minute left in the game, the Blazers go on a power play. 5 seconds into the PP, senior Devon Kelly blasted the game winner in net to go back on top 2-1.
Senior, Sam Erickson was excellent in net allowing the one goal on 25 shots.
Blazers will wrap up the regular season next Sunday when they travel to Southfield to play Bloomfield Hills. Puck drop set for 5pm at Southfield Ice Arena.
MMGHSL state tournament will begin Monday, March 6th. All games will be played at Novi Ice Arena.