Seth Crull netted a hat trick for IVC in a 4-2 regional semifinal victory over Princeton Tuesday, Oct. 9.

Crull’s first goal came six minutes into the contest played at EastSide Centre. Diego Inostroza notched the assist. Two minutes later, Inostroza beat Tigers goalkeeper Owen Rossler with an unassisted tally.

The Grey Ghosts pummeled Rossler with 20 shots on goal.

Braden Smith cut the lead in half before the break.

At the 50-minute mark, Conner Graham found Crull for his second goal of the game. 

Princeton pulled back within one goal with 16 minutes remaining, before Crull added to the Ghosts’ lead in the closing seconds.

With the playoff win, IVC improves to 21-0-0. The Ghosts played for a regional championship Friday in a game not completed as off press time.