The Baron Cup II Quarterfinals kicked off Tuesday night at the Brooklyn Ice Arena, as the #2 North Olmsted Eagles took on the #7 Chagrin Falls Tigers.
North Olmsted kept Chagrin Falls under pressure much of the first period, but the Tigers defense held strong until Justin Malinak scored the first goal of the game to make it 1-0 in favor of North Olmsted midway through the first period.
It was Malinak’s 12th goal of 2015-2016.
Both sides battled hard in a scoreless second frame and North Olmsted would stay in front 1-0 heading into the third period.
North Olmsted would score two goals early in the third period to make it 3-0.
The final dagger came 13:38 into the third period, as the Eagles would close it out with a 4-0 shutout.
North Olmsted moves onto the next round to play the winner of the match between #3 Avon and #6 Midview. The puck drops for that game at 8:30 PM Tuesday night.
The Semi-Final matchup will be Friday night at 7:30 PM.