Baseball       Football       Inline Hockey       Hockey      3 on 3 Hockey       Lacrosse    Rugby    School Sports       Soccer       More Sports   Ultimate Frisbee 

Mooretown Flags Valiant Effort Came up Short
December 8,  2012


The Mooretown Flags hosted the Belle River Canadiens in Great Lakes Jr. C Hockey league action on Saturday and came up short taking a 3 - 1 loss .

The Canadiens scored singles in both the first and second period with Jason Clarke an James Shelton scoring.

In a valiant effort trailing by 2 leading into the final minutes of play the Flags pulled their goalie for the extra man that resulted in a goal by Travis Mulen from McGRegor Haddon at 18:30.  With the extra man still in force in the attempt to tie things up Belle River's Chris DiNatale scored into the empty net at 19:24 to seal the win.

Belle River outshot Mooretown 37 - 30.  Mooretown's penalty kill line was perfecting as Belle River went scoreless on six power play opportunities.  Mooretown also went scoreless on two power play opportunities.

Zakk Olvin earned the win with 29 saves.  Brandon Johnson took the loss with 34 saves.

The Flags have dropped to 7th position with 10 - 11 - 4 - 1 for a total of 25 points.  Both Wheatley and Dresden are just one point ahead with 26.

Mooretown will travel to Wallaceburg on Wednesday Dec 12 and are back at home on Saturday Dec 15 when they host Dresden.  

 

 

 

Game Reports Brought to you
by the following Sponsors


















  

 

 

 

 

 

Follow Sarniasports on twitter @sarniasports. Get up to the minute news, and live scores

as they happen from local events. 

  1999 - 2011 Sarniasports.com - All rights reserved                                                   About Us       Contact       Jobs