FORT COVINGTON – One win streak ended at the expense of another on Tuesday as the Salmon River girls hockey team skated to a 6-0 NAC win over Massena at the Tom Cavanaugh Arena.
Makhia Snyder anchored the winning effort with a pair of goals as the Shamrocks (13-0-2, 5-0) kept their undefeated season on track, while dealing the Red Raiders their first loss in five games.
Alexis Seymour scored the only goal the Shamrocks would need just 5:22 into the game, assisted by Jaryn Chubb, while Carli Cartier handled all 20 shots she faced working the Salmon River crease to record the shutout.
Karli St. Ann (2 assists), Hannah Johnson and Karahkwenhawe White connected for the other goals as Salmon River built a 3-0 lead in the first period. Kayla Cunningham also logged a pair of helpers.
Mackenzie Garrow made 29 saves for Massena (9-4, 3-4).
In Monday’s girls hockey games, Canton skated to a 1-1 overtime tie against the Lady Islanders, while in a Section 7 contest, Plattsburgh High shut out host Sara/Placid 1-0 at the Saranac Lake Civic Center.
Salmon River 6, Massena 0
Massena 0 0 0 – 0
Salmon River 3 1 2 – 6
First Period: 1. SRC, Seymour (Chubb), 5:22; 2. SRC, St. Ann, 10:46; 3. SRC, Snyder (St. Ann), 14:55.
Second Period: 4. SRC, Johnston (Cunningham), 6:26.
Third Period: 5. SRC, Snyder (St. Ann, Cunningham), ppg, 0:41; 6. SRC, White, 3:04.
Goalies: Garrow (M), 29 saves; Cartier (S), 20 saves.
Records: Massena (9-4, 3-4 league), Salmon River (13-0-2, 5-0).