THORNTON ACADEMY 18, CHEVERUS 8: Jon Giroux had six goals and an assist to lead the Golden Trojans over the Stags in an opener at Saco.
Wyatt LeBlanc added three goals and an assist, and CJ LaBreck finished with two goals and an assist.
Colby Anton and Finn Cawley each scored two goals and Max Coffin added a goal and two assists for Cheverus.
Evan Patry stopped 14 shots for the win. Sean Walsh made 13 saves for the Stags.