Up Against the Glass – Capitals Come Up Just Short in Playoffs

SJ Sports Page > Winter > Winter High School Sports > Hockey (HS) > Up Against the Glass – Capitals Come Up Just Short in Playoffs
IMG 7843

Share

2nd Round Playoff Game Capital City Capitals vs Okemos Chiefs
Munn Ice Arena 3/18/21

The Capital City Capitals had a strong opening period, leading 1-0 at the end of the first.  In the second period, penalties got the best of the Capitals as Okemos scored three goals to take a 3-1 lead into the third period.  A goal midway through the third got the Caps to within one, but it was followed up quickly by another Okemos goal.

Down 4-2, the Caps pulled the goalie and scored with less than a minute left.  Defenseman Logan Dunham held the puck in the zone one last time, but the last attempt to tie missed the net.  With five seconds left, Okemos scored the final empty net goal, making the final score 5-3.

The Capitals finish the season 9-7.  Thank you Capitals and Coach DeLong for the hospitality.  It was a great season to watch.  Go Capitals!

Photo Highlights

Your Hearing Solution

Recent Hockey News

Saturday Night Win For The Capitals!
Dominant Win in Home Opener for Capitals


Click to find out more!

Want to support the sports page?  Please consider making a purchase from our online store.  Your purchase will help fund our efforts to keep bringing you Redwings sports coverage and wearing the SJSportsPage.com collection will help us get the word out there!

Thank you to the following local businesses for their support of SJSportsPage.com

Leave a Comment





Recent News

20210410 101133

SJYBA Field Prep

A message from the St. Johns Youth Baseball Association: “Thank you to all those who helped out today, April 10th, and got Feldpausch Fields ready for the 2021 season. Members from the SJYBA board, SJYAA board, coaches, players from the high school baseball team, the travel program, and rec program, along with people from the…

IMG 8724

Varsity Lacrosse Faces West Bloomfield in Opening Game

It was opening day for the Ovid-Elsie/ St. Johns Co-op Varsity Lacrosse team.  After waiting an entire season to get back to it, the Redwings had to wait two extra days.  The first scheduled game was Thursday’s matchup with Bay City Central, but it was cancelled.   That made today’s matchup against West Bloomfield opening day.…

0FD7EE78 AAF7 451B AB71 1AFD718766B2

Spencer Nobis – Video Interview

Spencer Nobis has been playing Lacrosse for five years.  He is currently playing for the Dewitt Lacrosse Club and played for the M3 Elite travel team in the fall.  Next year he hopes to play as a freshman for the Ovid-Elsie/St. Johns Co-op team. Thank you Spencer for telling us more about your sport.  We…