The double-elimination round of the postseason High School Hockey in the Central Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League got underway Friday night with one game in the Bears Division and two in Viola.
Hempfield defeated Warwick 7-2.
Hempfield’s Elias Lountzis had a night to remember after scoring 5 goals, 3 in the third period to ice the match.
The 4th seeded Black Knights (13-6-0-0) who play with players from Hempfield and Conestoga Valley move on to play the top seed West Shore. The 5th seeded Warwick Warriors (10-6-2-1) are the defending Viola Cup champions.