Peter Brooks came up big, stopping 29 of 33 shots throughout the game. The Kemptville 73's took the lead late in the first on a goal from Ashton Fry and never looked back.
John Beaton delivered for his team with 2 goals and Eric Conley contributed with 2 goals.
In the first period, Beaton opened the scoring for the 73’s with a goal at 5:15 with helpers from teammates Bertrand and Thousand. Beaudin-Tougas quickly followed with a goal at 6:56 with an assist from defenseman Kuhl. Conley answered for Kemptville with a goal at 9:50 with helpers from his linemates, Titus and Daskas. Fry deposited what turned out to be the game winning goal at 19:18 with assists from his linemates, Frazee and Meyer.
During the second, Beaton netted a goal at 1:04 with helpers from his linemates, Taylor and Thousand. Jankowski answered for Hawkesbury with a goal at 13:39 with assists from Belec and Stevens.
In the third period, Conley answered for Kemptville with a goal at 19:34 with a helper from Titus.
This loss brings the Hawkesbury Hawks’ record to (21-10-0-1).