Sean Storr came up big, stopping 50 of 56 shots throughout the game. The Carleton Place Canadians took the lead late in the second on a goal from Tim Theocharidis.
Tim Theocharidis had a busy night with 2 goals and Nick Pryce chipped in with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
In the first period, Kennedy opened the scoring for the Nationals with a goal at 1:06 with helpers from Boyer and Keating. Pryce answered for the Canadians with a goal at 6:48 with assists from teammates Kitt and Girduckis.
During the second, Theocharidis put in a goal at 7:24 with a helper from Cmunt. Leblanc answered for Rockland with a goal at 13:36 with an assist from fellow Nationals forward Pruneau. Theocharidis answered for the Canadians with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 18:10 with helpers from Knoblauch and Broughman. Allison quickly followed with a goal at 19:47 with assists from his linemates, Knoblauch and Broughman.
During the third, Tupker scored a goal at 2:44. Townend deposited a goal at 13:56. Cmunt put in a goal at 18:57 with helpers from Pryce and Gagne.
This loss brings the Rockland Nationals’ record to (1-4-0-0).