Shaker/Colonie's Mike Minneau falls as he brings the puck into Bethlehem's zone during Saturday's S/C Thanksgiving Tournament consolation game at the Albany County Hockey Facility.
Photo by Rob Jonas.
continued "We're two evenly-matched teams this year, and it came down to which way the puck bounced," said Rodrigue.
S/C goaltender Zach Dignum stopped 24 shots as S/C completed its holiday tournament without a victory. The Jets tied Christian Brothers Academy 4-4 in Friday's opening round and dropped into the consolation game after the Brothers won a penalty shootout.
"This (tournament) is great," said Hudak. "These are non-league games where we can see what we need to work on."
S/C and Bethlehem begin Capital District High School Hockey League play Wednesday. S/C travels to Lake George to face Queensbury, while Bethlehem hosts Burnt Hills/Ballston Spa at the Bethlehem Area YMCA.