North Country Raises Banner, But Mount Mansfield Plays Spoiler in 5-1 Cougar Victory

Mike Olmstead
Sports Editor

JAY–On Saturday afternoon prior to the start of North Country’s game against Mount Mansfield, the school honored the 2017 Division II Championship hockey team by unveiling a new banner that will hang at the Jay Peak Ice Haus for years to come.
As for the game itself, the visiting MMU Cougars would play spoiler, as a late first period goal would give them a lead that they would hold on to until the final buzzer sounded with the scoreboard reading 5-1 in favor of the visitors.
For more, see the Express on 2-12-18.