Sunday, September 18, 2016
Terriers Get First Win of Season
Miller scores in OT for Orillia in victory over Huntsville.
The Davenport Subaru Orillia Terriers have their first win of the Provincial Junior C season.
Corey Miller's goal 1:31 into overtime helped the Terriers to a 5-4 victory over the Huntsville Otters Saturday night.
With the scored tied at 3-3 in the third period, Ben Garrett gave the Terriers a 4-3 lead with his second goal of the game.
But Curtis Ballentyne replied for the Otters 34 seconds later with his 2nd of the game to tie it up at 4-4.
Marty Lawlor also had a pair of goals for the Terriers.
Jack Armstrong and Sye Ellard had the other Otter goals.
Brendan Dale made 32 saves in net for the Terriers (1-2-0) while Mitchell Jones stopped 24 shots for the Otters (1-1-0).
Power plays saw Orillia go 0-for-1, Huntsville 2-for-7.
The next game for the Terriers is next Friday night when they travel to Midland to take on the Flyers.
Hear Ken Hashizume's post-game interview with Terriers forward Marty Lawlor by clicking on audio.