CORNWALL, Ont. – The Cornwall Colts tamed the Brockville Braves 5-2 last night in CCHL pre-season action. The Colts were first on the board with goals from Zach Knapp-Hermer, Hugo Petit and Captain Marley Quince in the first. Brockville tried unsuccessfully to rally back in the second with a couple of goals before Jay Damour and Nick Lalonde scored in the third. The third period goals were on a power play for Cornwall. Cornwall out shot Brockville 46-23.
The Colts start the regular season Saturday when they travel to Ottawa to take on Pembroke Lumber Kings. The puck drops at the Bell Sensplex at 1:30 p.m.