UTICA Tournament MVP Patrick Manning scored twice to lead the Massena Red Raiders to a 4-1 victory over Ithaca to capture the New York state Division I high school title on Sunday at the Utica Memorial Auditorium.
Ithaca took a 1-0 lead into the first intermission, but the Raiders (19-5-1) scored the games final four goals, including an empty-netter in the games final minute, to earn their first state title since 2008.
It was the Red Raiders sixth overall state title, matching Salmon Rivers record.
Dylan Stone scored the game-winner at 7:43 of the second period, and Ryan Thomas scored the games final goal.
All-Tournament goalie Connor Paquin, a senior, made 16 saves for Massena.
Tyler Young of Massena was named the New York state Division 1 high school player of the year, and Mike Trimboli was honored as the states Division 1 coach of the year.
Young and Devin Page were also named to the All-Tournament Team.