by Dan Hodge
The Cape Cod Islanders took to home ice to see if they could do something they haven't done all year, win two in a row.
The Islanders faced off against the Mass Mariners in the second game of their two game weekend. The Islanders took the first game Friday night 3-1.
The Islanders were able to accomplish the goal of a two game sweep Saturday night, besting their foes 5-2.
The Mariners came out strong and jumped ahead of a flat Islanders team 1-0 at 17:24 of the first period.
Cape Cod's Colton Hart tied the game at 1 with just over six minutes left in the first period and the Isles never looked back.
Gregor Lanziner, John Hannah, Jake Robertson and Centerville's Chris Harris all lit the lamp for the Islanders putting them ahead 5-1 heading into the third period. The Mariners added a late goal to finish off the scoring and make the final 5-2.
The Islanders were once again backstopped by the goaltending of Victor Guttierrez who stopped 18 of 20 shots earning him the victory.
The Islanders are off for Thanksgiving and return to home ice on November 30 at 7 pm versus the Eastern Kodiaks. Tickets are just $5 and kids 10 & under are free