Spits Stay Alive
Friday, March 8, 2013 1:10 PMby
Windsor beats Sault Ste Marie to stay alive in the OHL playoff race.
Four games in the OHL last night.
Spitifres 7 Greyhounds 4
Kerby Rychel scored twice for the Spitifres who avoided elimination from playoff contention.
Brady Vail, Josh Ho-Sang, Ben Johnson, Remy Giiftopoulos and Nick Ebert had the other goals for Windsor who will be eliminated from the Western Conference post season with one more loss, or another win by Saginaw
Underage Jared McCann paced the Greyhounds with two goals, while Brandon Alderson and Ryan Sproul also scored for Sault Ste Marie who lost 5 of 6 head to head meetings with Windsor this year.
Rookie Greg Betzold scored twice for the Petes who have clawed their way to within 2 points of Kingston for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Nelson Armstrong and Stephen Nosad also scored for Peterborough
Cody Alcock was the only member of the Frontenacs to beat Andrew D'Agostini.
D'Agostini made 33 saves including back to back breakaway stops
Brendan Perlini scored the shootout winner for the IceDogs
Brett Ritchie, Ryan Strome & Carter Verhaeghe also scored for Niagara
Rookie Brent Moran made 25 saves to pick up his third straight win.
Lucas Venuto, Kristoff Kontos and Andrew Goldberg scored for Mississauga
Mark Scheifele had two goals for the Colts who move to within 1 point of Belleville for first place in the Eastern Conference.
Mitchell Theoret, Ryan O'Connor and Brendan Lemieux also scored for Barrie who have won 4 straight heading to a showdown Saturday night at the Molson Centre against the Bulls
Charlie Dodero had the lone goal for the Wolves.
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