Here is a roundup of the Semifinal Round games in the 2019 Spring Showcase:
18U: New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs 2, Jersey Hitmen 0
The Monarchs scored two goals in the last 2:20 of the 30-minute mini-game for the victory and a spot in the championship game.
18U: Islanders Hockey Club 5, CP Dynamo 4 (SO)
The Islanders overcame a 4-2 deficit to score two goals in the final 29 seconds of the 30-minute game. They won the shootout to advance. They will face the New Hampshire Jr. Monarchs in the final.
16U: New Jersey Rockets 4, Philadelphia Hockey Club 1
Western Michigan University recruit Gleb Veremyev ('03) scored a hat trick to send the Rockets to the 16U final.
16U: Jersey Hitmen 2, Palmyra Black Knights 1 (OT)
The Hitmen scored 42 seconds into the semifinal game, courtesy of Tommy Gilligan ('03), and then at the 1:14 mark of overtime for the semifinal victory. Matthew Imbriano ('03) scored the GWG.
NCDC: Jersey Hitmen Navy 1, New Jersey Rockets White 0
Casey Rhodes ('99) scored the only goal needed by the Hitmen Navy team to set up what would eventually be an all-Jersey Hitmen NCDC final.
NCDC: Jersey Hitmen White 2, South Shore Kings 0
Premier: Hockey Students Montreal 2, Jersey Hitmen 1
Premier: Somang 18U 3, South Shore Kings 2
Somang Hockey will face the Hockey Students Montreal in an all-Canadian team final for the Premier championship.