Local Sports Journal

MUSKEGON – The Mona Shores Sailor boys hockey team rang up a 4-1 victory over visiting Big Rapids Saturday afternoon.

The Sailors improve to 3-4 on the season, while Big Rapids fell to 1-1.

Outshooting the Cardinals 30, the Sailors got goals from Colin Robach and Ben Essenburg, who both also finished with an assist apiece, while Alex Sturr and Nick Soto added goals as well.

The Sailors led 1-0 after one, and 2-0 heading into the final period.

Big Rapids goalie turned back 38 of 42 shots on goal, while the Sailors’ Tim McClain was 13-of-14 between the pipes to notch the victory.

Sterling Brinker, assisted by Garett Garner and Garrett Daum, picked up the Cardinals’ lone goal in the loss.