Cassidy picks up hat trick as Darien girls take down Glastonbury
Updated 2:45 pm, Thursday, January 24, 2013
The Darien girls hockey team played score the only two goals of the third period to snap a tie with Glastonbury and come away with a 5-3 victory on Wednesday at the Darien Ice Rink, as Georgia Cassidy notched the hat trick and the game-winning goal.
Cassidy scored in first period two minutes into the game for the 1-0 lead, but Glastonbury pulled even five minutes later on a goal by Monica Darby.
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Two minutes into the second period, Marissa Baker scored with assists from Amanda Sload and Sage Thacher. Leyna DiMarco scored for Glastonbury with help from Maggie Chernovetz to again draw even at 3-3.
Cassidy completed her hat trick in the third with an assist from Baker. Sage Thacher ended the game an empty netter with two seconds remaining.
For the Blue Wave, the win improved their record to 9-2-1 (6-1 FCIAC).