By Jay Shewfelt
(WINDSOR, ON) – The St Clair men defeated the top ranked Mohawk Mountaineers by a score of 4-0. Heading into the match Mohawk was ranked 3rd in Ontario and 12th in Canada.
Martin Nyul put the Saints up 1-0 in the 7th minute. Stefan Milidrag made it 2-0 for St Clair in the 29th minute.
The first half was played fairly even with St Clair outshooting Mohawk 8-6. St Clair led in shot attempts 14-10.
The Saints took over the match in the second half when Milidrag notched his second of the game in the 73rd minute to put St Clair up 3-0.
Luca Pasani finished the scoring in the 90th minute to make it 4-0.
Keeper Shane Beaton earned the win and clean sheet, but he had to turn aside a penalty kick in the 84th minute to do so.
The men defeated the Conestoga Condors by a score of 3-0 on Sunday.
Milidrag put the Saints up early on a nice goal in the 7th minute. St Clair dominated play for the first half with 6 shots on goal while Conestoga had none.
The Saints went up 2-0 early in the second half on a nice strike by Stefan Zastavnikovic in the 53rd minute. William Escobar put the game away by scoring in the 81st minute to make it 3-0.
St Clair controlled the play for the second half as well as outshooting the Condors 6-0 along with 15 shot attempts compared to 1 for Conestoga.
Beaton and Shawn Alexander together earned the win and clean sheet in goal.
The wins improved the Saints record to 4 wins and a loss.
The men’s next match is on October 1 in Hamilton at 2:00pm when they again take on Mohawk.