BAYONNE, NJ -- Bayonne scored early, but West Orange tallied goals in the second and third periods to come away with a 2-1 ice hockey victory Friday night.
Anthony O'Brien scored to give Bayonne (1-4) a 1-0 lead in the first period. It remained that way until West Orange (1-2) got even on a power play goal in the second period, when Cameron Murphy converted Lucio Maffei's pass into the equalizer for a 1-1 deadlock.
In the third period, Drew Palent of West Orange scored with helpers from Calvin Tranquada and Jack Olsen to give the Mountaineers a 2-1 edge. Freshman Julian Melendez of West Orange made 34 saves. Bayonne goalie Shawn Agosto saved 44 of 46 shots.