By Chris Wraight, Contributing Writer
Westborough – The undefeated Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted their cross-town rivals St. John’s High School Pioneers at Northstar Ice Sports Jan 9.
The Colonials’ Adam Twitchell scored first (assist by Matt Ward) on a power play at the 14:04 mark of the first period which ended up being the sole goal.
In the second period St. John’s outshot Shrewsbury 16-5 and with a power play goal at 10:25 by the Pioneers’ Tyler Reynolds (assists by Justin Storer and Vaughn Wahlberg), tied it 1-1.
The Pioneers’ Reynolds put St. John’s ahead 2-1 early in the third period (4:54, assist by Matt Negrotti) which was enough for the win. The Pioneers go to 4-6 (overall, league 1-1) while the Colonials record is now 7-1 (overall, league 2-0).