Canton 6, Alexandria 5

The Bears battled out a tough and gritty win on Monday night in Alexandria Bay. The the final score of the contest was 6-5 in favor the Golden Bears in an overtime thriller.

Canton girls varsity hockey seniors Grace Southwick, left, and Sydnee Francis, right, celebrate senior night with their parents. (Photo provided)

The Bears and Alexandria battled back and forth all night, with a very competitive game being the result. Tensions were high as this league game had big implications come playoff time. The end of regulation had it tied 5-5 as we headed to overtime.

Sydnee Francis buried the overtime goal for the Bears as they rejoiced. Myrah Bullock played a solid game in net for the Bears with 21 saves. Taylor Stoll, Ava Murphy and Sydnee Francis all scored two goals en route to Canton’s win.

Oswego 4, Canton 1

The Golden Bears took one to the chin on Tuesday night against the Oswego Buccaneers, with the final score of the contest being 4-1 in favor of Oswego.

Canton struggled offensively and defensively in this matchup, but with one of the bright sport being Canton’s goalie Myrah Bullock putting up 18 saves in this contest. The Bears’ only goal of the night came off of a Ava Murphy goal, which was assisted by Sydnee Francis. Canton struggled in this non league contest but it’s a good learning point come playoffs.

Clinton 6, Canton 1

The Bears lost on senior night with the final score of the game being six to one in favor of Clinton. This loss capped off a weeks worth of games for the Bears as they head into the next week.

Two seniors were honored on this night for their achievements and hard work throughout the years. Sydnee Francis and Grace Southwick have been crucial parts to this team so far this year and look to continue to be. Besides senior night there were not many bright spots for the Bears in this game. Taylor Stoll scored the only goal of the night, assisted by Sydnee Francis. And Myrah Bullock finished off the stat sheet with 17 saves.

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