HOWELL - The Southern Regional Ice Hockey team recorded a 4-2 victory over Manalapan on Monday. The Rams were led by Zachary Minafo who scored twice in the victory.
Christopher Laureigh put Southern (6-4) in front for good when he snapped a 2-2 with a goal with 1:44 left in the second period. Minafo put the game away with a short-handed goal in the third period. Laureigh and Andrew Irwin each finished with a goal and an assist, and Trey Mattern made 18 saves.
Ben Schenkel and Dominick Pearsall each lit the lamp for Manalapan (4-5-1) and Pat McCarty made 29 saves.
Southern: Zachary Minafo (Andrew Irwin) 11:19.
Manalapan: Ben Schenkel (Nicholas Weissman) 4:15 pp.
Southern: Andrew Irwin (Christopher Laureigh) 1:46 pp.
Manalapan: Dominick Pearsall (Connor Freedman) :21.
Southern: Christopher Laureigh (Justin Braun) 1:44.
Southern: Zachary Minafo (Matthew Leonard) 9:00 sh.