Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa moved into a tie with Bethlehem for first place in the Capital District High School Hockey League with a 3-0 victory over Shenendehowa Saturday, Jan. 12, at the Schenectady County Recreational Facility in Glenville.
Goalie Kyle Grace made 25 saves to earn his second shutout of the season for Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa (6-2-0 league, 9-3-0 overall). Noah Sinclair tallied in the second period, while Grant Rice and Sean Speck added insurance goals in the third period.
Elsewhere in the CDHSHL, Joe Amodio and Michael Montague each scored a pair of goals to lead Saratoga Springs (6-2-0, 10-3-0) to a 5-2 victory over LaSalle (3-5-0, 4-7-1) at Hudson Valley Community College. Andrew Blanchard also tallied for the Blue Streaks, and goalie Brad Blake stopped 20 shots.
Sebastian Geiger and Nic Pauley notched LaSalle’s goals, and goalie Leo Paul made 19 saves.
Christian Brothers Academy scored three times in the second period on its way to a 5-2 victory over Albany Academy at the Albany County Hockey Facility in Colonie. Hunter Pemrick recorded a hat trick for the Brothers (4-4-0, 6-6-0), and goalie Josh Coburn had 20 saves.
William Lenkowitz and Anthony Sericolo tallied for the Cadets (6-2-0, 8-3-0), and goalie Dan Guy stopped 17 shots.
Adirondack shut out Capital District 5-0 at the Albany County Hockey Facility. Will Cormie had two goals and an assist, and Ben DiFiore stopped 22 shots on goal for the Rivermen (1-5-0, 2-7-1). Goalie Michael LaCouture had 30 saves for the Jets (0-9-0, 0-13-0).
New Hartford (Section 3) defeated Queensbury 5-2 in a non-league game at the Glens Falls Recreational Center. Brayden Ordway and Devon Salone tallied for the Spartans (3-2-0, 7-4-0).