Freshman Connor Erickson scored early in the third period, lifting Sparta’s ice hockey team to a 3-2 comeback victory over Mountain Lakes on Thursday.
Senior Connor Dericks and Erickson tallied within a minute of each other. Spartans center Nick Clayton had a goal 14 seconds into the second period, and assisted on the other two goals.
Junior forward Hadley Marin and freshman Brian Celnicker scored 90 seconds apart for Mountain Lakes.
Roxbury 8, Pequannock 3: Roxbury senior forward Gabe Rowe had two goals and an assist. Gaels junior forward Zach Mazzarisi added a goal and two assists. Pequannock junior forward Rocky Rovero scored twice.
Mount Olive 8, Morris Hills 1: Michael Jeska had a Mount Olive hat trick on Wednesday night. Brian McCormick scored Morris Hills’ goal 4:38 into the second period.
Girls Ice Hockey
Morristown-Beard 7, Pingry 0: Freshman forward Emma Polaski had a hat trick in her debut. Junior forward Kendall Cornine added two goals and two assists for the Crimson (1-0).