At Greenville, the Lakers got off to an early start with Matt DiAngelo and Trevor Richards scoring in the first four minutes to pace No. 4 Greenville to a semifinal victory over the No. 5 Bucks.
DiAngelo scored a hat trick to lead the Lakers. Evan Sullivan also had a goal and Nick Foley assisted on one of DiAngelo’s goals.
Jared Eastman scored with 7 seconds remaining to put Buckfield on the board.
Howie Stone had 2 saves on 3 shots for the 11-3-1 Lakers while Calvin Downey saved 6 of 11 shots for 6-8-1 Buckfield.