WEST ROXBURY — Solid goaltending and strong defensive player powered the Micro Ice Dogs to a 2-1 win over the Rhode Island Saints on Saturday at the Jim Roche Arena in West Roxbury.
Keith Halpin made 11 saves in the win. The Ice Dogs were also led by strong defensive efforts from Logan Arredondo, Sean Connor, Matthew Heaslip and Davis Ferreira. Heaslip made a sweeping pokecheck on a shooter as time ran out to secure the victory.
Mikey Santos scored for the Ice Dogs in the first period. Eli Williams scored in the second period, backhanding a shot over the goaltender on a rebound in front.