SOMERS, N.Y.-It came down to the wire but the Somers/North Salem hockey team wound up on the short end of the stick in a 5-4 loss to host Monroe-Woodbury on Jan. 20.

The Sabers trailed 3-1 heading into the third period when both teams erupted offensively.

The Crusaders quickly took a 4-1 lead before Somers/North Salem fired back with two goals to cut the deficit to one. Anthony Morea (2G) started the rally with 11:06 left in the final period on a feed from Brandon LaSpina. LaSpina then scored a tally of his own with 9:27 to go after Will Wiegelman set him up.

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