Caden Maher scored a pair of goals as the Alliston Hornets downed the Mount Forest Patriots 5-1 in Game 5 of the Provincial Junior Hockey League North Conference Final yesterday at Mount Forest.
Mitch Livingston, Joey Visconti and Ryan Sallows also scored for the Hornets, which scored three power play goals to take a 3-2 series lead.
Klayton Hoelscher scored the lone goal for Mount Forest.
Mount Forest outshot Alliston 36-35 while going 0 for 5 on the power play; the Hornets finished 3 for 6.
Tyler Ryan made 35 saves in the win, while David Lobsinger allowed four goals on 12 shots taking the loss. Aidan Quish stopped 22 after entering the game.
Tonight, Game 6 goes at Alliston, where the Patriots will face elimination.