|High School Ice Hockey:
Four for Fleagle as Township Breezes by Timber Creek
Friday, October 6, 2006
By Mike Costantino
Christian Fleagle scored four goals and Christian Biscardi added two as Washington Township defeated Timber Creek 7-2 in South Jersey High School Ice Hockey League action. Mike Schwer scored both goals for Timber Creek. You knew it was not going to be Timber Creek’s night as right after the opening face-off, Fleagle scored on his first shot, eleven seconds into the game. Four minutes later Township had the man advantage and Biscardi deflected a point shot by Marc Remini into the top shelf and the score was 2-0.
Unable to generate much offense, Timber creek only managed two shots in the opening period, Township added a third goal as Biscardi was set up by Cameron Rowand, Early in the second period Schwer put Timber Creek on the board to cut the lead to 3-1. But over the next several minutes both teams were exchanging penalties, and neither could muster any offense. Finally in the last two minutes of the period Timber Creek had two men in the box and Fleagle connected to put Township ahead 4-1 after two. Two goals by Fleagle and one by Rowand in a span of two minutes early in the third period, put the game out of reach. With the win, Township maintained paced with Williamstown, as both are 2-0.