ROSELLE, NJ - Senior captain Caroline Sharpe fired a three-goal Hat Trick and sophomore Lily Spinner stopped all but one puck directed her way as the Summit High School Girls Ice Hockey Team opened their 2021 season with an emphatic 7-1 victory over Trinity Hall at the Warinanco Skating Center.
Sharpe's two goals staked the Hilltoppers to a 2-0 first period lead before Anna Clements scored for the Monarchs with 3:03 to go in the frame. After that, it was all Maroon and White as Summit tallied the game's final five markers.
Goals from Sharpe, senior captain Maisie Hiltabrand and classmate Taylor Cornell made it 5-1 after two, and freshman Bridget Grennon scored twice in the third period. Sharpe and freshman Ali Cornell each had two assists, and sophomore Elizabeth Puskar notched a helper as well.
Spinner finished with 15 saves as Summit outshot Trinity Hall 29-16.
Summit (1-0) is back on the Warinanco ice January 27 versus Kent Place School. Face-off is set for 4:45 p.m.