North Royalton wins a pair in Fremont; beat Ice Wolves and Eagles.
The North Royalton Bears played a pair of games on January 11th at the Fremont Rec. Ctr. Winning them both and improving their overall record to 16-8-2.
In the early game the Bears defeated the Fremont Ice Wolves, 3-0, in North Coast HS Hockey League play. North Royalton got on the board early when Jacob Krosky netted what would be the eventual game winner; assists were awarded to Paul Jablonski and Timmy Orlosky. After a scoreless middle period, Krosky added his 2nd of the game early in the 3rd assisted by Cam Cook and Colin O’Connor. Cook netted the Bears final goal midway through the period, on the power play, assisted by Orlosky and O’Connor. Joey Fratantonio played an exceptional game between the pipes for the Bears stopping all 25 shots he faced for his team leading 4th shutout. The win improves the Bears NCHSHL record to 5-4-1.
The Bears downed the Northwest Eagles, 4-1, in their 2nd game of the day for their 16th win. The line of Colin O’Connor (2G/2A) Michael Ambrose (2A) and Jacob Krosky (2G/2A) led the Bears offense scoring all 4 of the Bears goals. Freshman goalie, Collin Mischak, won his 7th game of the season stopping 19 of the 20 shots he faced.