Vipers Win Game One

The Elmira Sugar Kings and LaSalle Vipers battle for the puck in front of the Kings bench and their fans during game 7 of the Sutherland Cup semis in Elmira. Photo by Ryan Drury

The LaSalle Vipers won Game 1 of the Sutherland Cup finals, doubling up Caledonia 4-2.

The Vipers jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first period thanks to goals from Daniel Beaudoin and Brendan Harrogate.

Eric Kirby scored the game winner early in the third period, as LaSalle added an empty netter to secure the victory.

Game 2 goes Friday night at 7pm in LaSalle.