Tesoro Nips San Clemente, 12-11 (Exclusive MaxLaxOC.com Video)

523488_116520551813026_1395172471_nThe visiting Tesoro Titans continued their run of one-goal wins over San Clemente by knocking off the Tritons, 12-11, on Thursday night in San Clemente.

Junior Riley Finn’s fourth-quarter goal proved to be the difference for the Titans, who forced San Clemente into 24 turnovers while committing only five of their own. Senior Jake Douglas led Tesoro with five goals and two assists, while Matt Costanzo and Sage Devault each added two goals. Senior defenseman Matt Adam also scored, as did Liam Finn.

Tesoro goalie Matthew Cobos had a huge night, making 11 saves while facing 37 Tritons shots. He made four point-blank saves in the game’s final two minutes to preserve the win.

For San Clemente, junior attackman Peyton Garrett had four goals and one assist to lead the Tritons. Middie Austin Streeter had three goals, and Collin Zines had two goals and one assist while Jack Renard and Syd Reynolds each added a goal. Streeter won 15 of 22 face-offs for the Tritons.

San Clemente goalie Thomas Ahola also had a big night, making 14 saves against 34 Tesoro shots.

The win lifts Tesoro to 5-2, while SC falls to 5-2.

–MaxLaxOC.com staff report