Hockey - Boys Varsity
vs. The Albany Academy
|Date:||November 28, 2012|
|Score:||3 - 1|
The Bears traveled to Albany Academy for their first game of the season. Tipper Higgins '14 got his first goal as a Berkshire Bear midway through the first period on the power play. Higgins added another goal six minutes later off a great feed from Nate Summers '14 to give the Bears the early 2-0 lead. Albany would cut the lead in half in the closing minutes of the period. After the first the score stood at 2-1.
In the second period Craig Puffer '14 scored off assists from Charlie Corcoran '14 and Jack O'Donahue '13 to extend the Bears' lead to 3-1. Solid netminding by Tim Ernst '13 and good team defense allowed the Bears to hold onto their lead through the third period and earn their first win of the season.