HAMDEN, Conn. — Chris Cerrella netted a pair of goals and added an assist as Quinnipiac defeated Bentley 6-1 on Friday in the opening round of the Quinnipiac Cup Tournament.
Cerrella notched his third multiple-point effort in as many games for Quinnipiac, which will play Air Force in the championship game at 7 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday. Bentley will face Fairfield in the third-place game at 4 p.m. Eastern.
Neil Breen, Shawn Manzoff, Wade Winkler and Chris Maniatas also scored for Quinnipiac, which outshot Bentley 56-20.
John Yianoukas scored the lone goal for Bentley.
Ray DeVincent stopped 50 shots for the Braves. J.C. Wells had 19 saves for Quinnipiac.