Attack Rally to Extend Win Streak
Saturday, March 5, 2016 6:44 AM by
Durzi scores twice in 5-3 win, as Attack head to Barrie on Saturday night.
The Owen Sound Attack now have a point in 16 straight OHL games against the Sudbury Wolves.
The Attack continued that streak with a 5-3 come from behind victory in Sudbury on Friday night.
The streak started in 2008, and Owen Sound has won 12 of those games while two ended in overtime and two ended in shootout wins for the Wolves.
On Friday, the Attack rallied from a 2-0 deficit to win 5-3.
Sean Durzi struck twice as Owen Sound while Josh Sterk scored the game winner in the third period.
Liam Dunda and Markus Phillips also scored for the Attack (30-21-10) to record their third win in a row.
Attack defenceman Tyler MacArthur had three assists in the victory.
Cole Mayo and Brandon Bastasin staked Sudbury (16-40-5) to a 2-0 lead. Dmitry Sokolov also scored.
Troy Timpano made 33 saves in the loss for Sudbury while Daniel DeKoning for the victory by making 27 saves.
Owen Sound sits in 6th place in the Western Conference -- four points ahead of the Soo Greyhounds -- who lost 6-4 in London.
The Owen Sound Attack continue their OHL Eastern Road Swing against the Colts in Barrie on Saturday at 7:30 PM.
Barrie has won all four meetings against Owen Sound this season.
The Colts are coming off a 6-3 win in St. Catherine's on Friday, where Julius Nattinen and Kevin Labanc each scored twice.
Ontario Hockey League Friday Scoreboard
Owen Sound 5 Sudbury 3
Barrie 6 Niagara 3
Kingston 5 Saginaw 3
Sarnia 2 Windsor 1
Ottawa 6 Guelph 2
Erie 4 Kitchener 3 (SO)
London 6 Sault Ste. Marie 4
Oshawa 4 Mississauga 2