The Rockland Nationals' defense had a poor night, allowing the Hawkesbury Hawks 43 shots throughout the game. The Hawkesbury Hawks took the lead before the halfway point in the second on a goal from Mike Nantais.
Jeremy Cote chipped in with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist) and Mike Nantais delivered for his team with 3 points (1 goal, 2 assists).
During the first, Robert opened the scoring for Rockland with a goal at 0:54 with helpers from his linemates, Leblanc and Blanchette. Lacroix answered for the Hawks with a goal at 6:24 with helpers from Nantais and Brazeau. Boivin deposited a goal at 17:12 with assists from his teammates Guillemette and Taillon. Cote quickly followed with a goal at 19:07 with helpers from his linemates, Belec and Brooks.
During the second, Nantais put in what turned out to be the game winning goal at 12:41 with assists from Cote and O’neal. Craig quickly followed with a goal at 14:12 with helpers from O’neal and Nantais.
In the third, Beatty answered for Rockland with a goal at 2:21 with assists from Gosselin and Rennalls ‘a’. Maurovic put in a goal at 5:24 with a helper from fellow Nationals forward Elder.
This loss brings the Rockland Nationals’ record to (27-28-3-3).