NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – North Plainfield forward Allen Gavilanes scored four goals and assisted on another to lead the North Plainfield Canuck’s to a dominating 6-3 victory over Delaware Valley in the first round of the NJSIAA Central Group #2 State Tournament. North Plainfield, the number five seed in the tournament, advances to the quarterfinal round of the NJSIAA Central Group #2 and plays the winner of Johnson versus New Providence.
North Plainfield forward Ronaldo Garcia also scored twice for the Canucks and assisted on one of Gavilanes goals. Sean McIntyre, Kevin Delatte and Kevin Moran each scored a goal in the second half for Delaware Valley.
North Plainfield goalie Allan Del Salto got the win turning away seven shots on goal. The win improves North Plainfield’s record to 14-3 on the season. Kyle Refalvy made 14 saves in goal for Delaware Valley who falls to 7-12-1.