Gabriel Carriere came up big, stopping 32 of 34 shots throughout the game. The Kanata Lasers took the lead late in the second on a goal from Bennett Stockdale.
Luca Nocita did his part, adding 2 assists and Chad Merrell chipped in with 2 assists. Antoine Belisle had a busy night with 2 points (1 goal, 1 assist).
In the first, Stockdale opened the scoring for Kanata with a goal at 1:19 with a helper from Merrell. Stagg answered for the Raiders with a goal at 14:57 with helpers from teammates Browning and Belisle.
During the second, Markhauser answered for the Lasers with a goal at 6:20 with an assist from Merrell. Belisle quickly followed with a goal at 7:29 with helpers from Rowe and Gauthier. Stockdale answered for Kanata with what turned out to be the game winning goal at 15:23 with assists from Nocita and Beaudry.
In the third, Stockdale netted a goal at 19:45 with helpers from his linemates, Nocita and Brochu.
The Lasers’ victory was in no doubt helped out by Carriere’s big night as he stopped 32 of the 34 shots he faced. Carriere’s counterpart, Souliere, also had a big night, managing to stop 45 of 48, but ultimately fell short.
This win brings the Kanata Lasers’ record to (28-19-8-1).