La Salle Wins Fourth Consecutive Flyers Cup
La Salle College High School defeated Saint Joseph's Prep in overtime on Monday, March 17, 2014 to win their fourth consecutive Flyers Cup Championship. The 5-4 victory gave the Explorers their sixth championship in seven years and a berth in the Pennsylvania State Championship game against Peters Township - the winner of the Penguins Cup - on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Pegula Ice Arena in State College, PA.
La Salle overcame a three goal deficit as senior Andrew Romano, who assited on all three of La Salle's first three goals, tied it up on a scramble in front of the net to send the game into overtime.
Sophomore Coty Thomas scored his second goal of the game at 3:46 into the overtime period to cap off an amazing comeback by the Explorers. Sophomore goalie Harrison Feeney, playing in back-to-back overtime games, made 27 saves for the Explorers. Senior Collin Gustafson and freshman Albert Washco also scored for La Salle.
Saturday's Pennsylvania State Championship will be streamed live online starting at 5 PM at www.lschs.org/stream.