The Del Norte Nighthawks hosted the Knights of McQuaid Jesuit from Rochester NY in a Tuesday tilt. For the Nighthawks, this was their first time ever playing a team from New York. It was a defensive battle from the onset, in the end though, McQuaid Jesuit pulled out a 7-4 win. The Knights from New York were led by Riley Laese (1, 2), while Jack Billitier & Zac Zamiara chipped in with two goals apiece.
Luke Welch, Tim Doyle, Shervin Rafie & Tyler Reinecke all chipped in one goal apiece for the Nighthawks, while Chad Lammers added an assist on Reinecke’s tally. Kyle Joyce stopped up 7 ground balls and caused 2 turnovers defensively for Del Norte.
Del Norte hosts the Huntington Beach Oilers this Saturday April 2nd at 4pm.