Justin DeWitz and Troy Sutherland scored power-play goals early in the first period, while Will Platt followed up with his second goal of the season at the 4:03 mark.
The Rangers would storm back by scoring three of the game’s next
four goals, but the Warriors still entered the third period with a 4-3
edge. In what was a wild, third-period high scoring affair, the home
team netted three goals in the first nine minutes to take a commanding
The Rangers would not relent as they recorded three goals in a
four-minute span, but it would not – in the end – be enough as the
Warriors claimed the 7-6 victory.
Eight different Warrior players scored, while the line of Brendan Heinze, Andrew Irving and Troy Sutherland combined for nine points. Sutherland and Charlie Shepard both netted two goals, while Thomas Evans, JonSkarlis and Mike McWeeney also scored.
Collin Soucy earned the victory between the pipes after posting 44 saves.
The VJW Junior A team will enjoy a week of practice before
hosting the Hartford Jr. Wolfpack on Sunday, October 5 at the Haverhill
Remember that any youth player who comes to the game in their VJW jersey will receive free admission!