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FH Northern-Eastern beats GR Christian to take OK Baum division lead

Bird Dogs 5, Eagles 1
FHNE beats Grand Rapids Christian, 5-1
Posted at 6:19 PM, Feb 16, 2021

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Despite Noah Herfhaft making over 30 saves through the first two periods for Grand Rapids Christian, Forest Hills Northern-Eastern was able to keep the pressure applied.

Eli Howe would get the Bird Dogs on the board with a powerplay goal in the second period before Hector Cumming followed that up just seconds later with a goal of his own to make it 2-0.

In the third period, Cam Cain would score before Leo Tilly scored the empty netter and Cumming added the exclamation point as Northern-Eastern comes out with the 5-1 win.

The Bird Dogs improve to 4-1 on the season with eight points in the Baum Division to take sole possession of first early in the season.