Flags Trailing 0 - 3 in Playoff Round Against Blenheim

February 9, 2014

By Pat Brethauer

On Sunday night in Blenheim the Mooretown Flags suffered a 5 - 2 loss, their third in the Great Lakes Jr. C playoff race against the Blades.


In the last minute of the first period Dan Lumley scored a power play goal to give the Flags the lead heading into the second.  Adam Hayes and Sam Jasmin assisted on the first goal.


In the second Drew Marlatt scored a power play goal for the Blades to tie things up at 8:03.  Blenheim added their second at 13:15 by Justin Rossignol to take the lead that held heading into the third.


Third period action saw Rossignol scoring his second of the night to widen the lead to 3 - 1.  Dan Lumley went on and scored his second power play goal to narrow the gap but just over a minute later Rossignol scored his third goal for the hat trick and the Blades never looked back.  To finish the scoring Ben Pataki scored the final goal at 16:59 for the Blades on another power play.


Blenheim outshot Mooretown 57 - 29.  Brandon Johnson made 52 saves for the Flags, Eric Stewardson earned the making 27 saves.


Both teams scored twice on the power play.  Mooretown had seven chances, Blenheim had six.


The two teams meet on Wednesday in Mooretown in a must win situation for the Flags.  Game time 8:00 pm.



Mooretown Flags Hockey Club
1st Prize: Two Tickets to All Memorial Cup Games
2nd Prize: Four Tickets to Detroit Tigers (2014)
3rd Prize:  2 Tickets to Detroit Red Wings (2014-15)
$5 each - 3 for $10 - 10 for $30
Tickets available at Mooretown Flags Home Games or Call:
Bob Barnes - 519-867-2136
Joe Lavers - 519-862-1327
Chuck Melton - 519-869-4592




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