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The Connecticut Oilers of Norwalk won the EHL Championship on Wednesday night at Cyclones Arena in Hudson, N.H., knocking off the defending league champion Northern Cyclones with a 4-1 win in the fifth and deciding game of the championship series. (Hour p

CT Oilers defeat Northern Cyclones

03/25/2015, 10:30pm EDT
By Bob Birge - CT Oilers

"I really felt this team loved each other and had each other's back," Eric Lind

HUDSON, N.H. — Michael Tilford delivered a performance for the ages.

As a result, the Connecticut Oilers returned home Wednesday night with some hardware — the Eastern Hockey League's championship trophy.

Tilford was credited with 64 saves as the Oilers defeated the Northern Cyclones 4-1 in the deciding game of the best-of-five series at Cyclones Arena to claim a league title in the organization's third season.

Nick Jermain, Phil Kreuser, Dejon Marsh and Lucas Bombardier scored for the Oilers, who rallied from a 2-1 series deficit to dethrone the Cyclones as EHL champions.

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