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Mooretown face elimination after 10 - 3 loss
Pat Brethauer March 2, 2012

Belle River, ON - The Mooretown Flags will face elimination on Saturday after losing Friday night 10 - 3 to the Belle River Candiens in the best of seven series in Great Lakes Junior C Hockey semi-finals.

Belle River scored three goals in the first, five in the second and two in the third, Mooretown scored one goal in each period.

Mike Ditty led Belle River with six points after scoring four goals and two assists.  Chris DiNatale added two goals with two assists and singles by Blake Jones, Branden Larocque, Nik Dobrich and Dylan Impens. 

Michael Gray scored two goals for the Flags and a single was added by Jeff Schroeter.

Mooretown's Andrew Ganter allowed 6 goals on 19 shots before being replaced by Seth Hellinga who let in 3 goals on 17 shots.  Total shots on goal by Belle River was 36.  Zakk Olvin went the distance making 25 saves in the win.

Penalties was a factor as Mooretown took a total of 20 minutes on 10 infractions and Belle River took  a total of 25 minutes on 12 infractions.  Mooretown scored only once on ten power play opportunities,  whereas Belle River scored four on six opportunities.

The two teams return to Mooretown for game four in a must win situation for the Flags who are now down 3 games to 0.  Game time 7:30 at the Moore Sports Complex.




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