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Atlantic Hockey: Canisius 5, Mercyhurst 4 (OT/2) - Final Scoring

Ralph Cuddemi had a goal and two assists for the Golden Griffins.

Kyle Gibbons celebrates with the 2013 Atlantic Hockey Association Tournament championship trophy.
Kyle Gibbons celebrates with the 2013 Atlantic Hockey Association Tournament championship trophy.
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ROCHESTER, NY -- Defenseman Stephen Farrell picked a good time to find his scoring touch. The junior from Ottawa, Ontario scored his first goal of the season 13:30 into the second overtime period to lift Canisius past Mercyhurst, 5-4, in the first Atlantic Hockey Association semifinal from Blue Cross Arena.

Canisius will have a chance to defend its Atlantic Hockey Association Tournament championship on Saturday night against the winner of Friday's second semifinal between Robert Morris and Niagara.

FINAL SCORING

Per. 1

7:40 - Canisius 1-0 Ralph Cuddemi (Mitch McCrank, Dustin McKellar)

9:40 - Mercyhurst 1-1 Alec Shields (Mychal Monteith)

17:34 - Mercyhurst 2-1 Nick Jones (Kyle Just, Daniel O'Donoghue) PPG

Per. 2

1:19 - Canisius 2-2 Ralph Cuddemi (Shane Conacher)

11:03 - Mercyhurst 3-2 Alec Shields (Zach Frischmon, Tyler Shiplo)

17:10 - Canisius 3-3 Patrick Sullivan (Kyle Gibbons, Doug Jessey)

Per. 3

6:51 - Canisius 4-3 Mitch McCrank (Shane Conacher, Mathew Backhouse)

11:48 - Mercyhurst 4-4 Daniel O'Donoghue (Matthew Zay, Daniel Bahntge)

Overtime #1

No Scoring

Overtime #2

13:30 Canisius 5-4 Stephen Farrell (Logan Roe, Ralph Cuddemi)

Goaltenders

Canisius - Tony Capobianco 58-62

Mercyhurst - Jimmy Sarjeant 42-47