Mooretown Flags Lost to Alvinston
january 11, 2014
By Pat Brethauer
This Flags dropped their second loss
this week after losing in Alvinston 5 - 3 Friday
night against the Flyers in Great Lakes Jr. C Hockey
Alvinston took a 3 - 1 lead after the
first period. San Vokes got he early goal in
the first period at 1:31. Action continued and
at 18:00 Mooretown's Matt Brandon tied the game on
an unassisted power play goal. But before the
period was over Alvinston added two quick goals in
the last minute of play the first at 19:05 by Dylan
Lightfoot and the second at 19:52 by Troy Whitely.
Sam McCormack's power play goal in
the second period at 8:16 narrowed the gap.
Macgregor Haddon and Dan Lumley earned the assist on
the goal. Sam Vokes scored his second goal
unassisted to regain the two goal spread at 9:38 and
just over a minute later Alvinston Dan Warner added
goal number five for the Flyers. Another last
minute goal this time by Mooretown made the score 5
- 3 and the score remained the same after a
scoreless third period. Macgregor Haddon
scored the final Mooretown goal assisted by Dan
Lumley and Clay Williams.
Alvinston outshot the Flags 43 - 25.
Mooretown netminding was shared by Brandon Johnson
who made 22 stops and Steven Taylor made 16.
Brett Avery earned the win with 22 saves for
Mooretown suffered fourteen minutes in penalties on
eight infractions. Alvinston also took 14
minutes on seven infractions.
The Flags went two on five power play
opportunities, Alvinston was denied goals on five
The Flags remain in sixth place in
the standings race with a record of 16-15-1-1.
Alvinston currently is holding fourth spot with a
record of 19-14-0-1.
The Flags are back in action on Wednesday January
15th when they travel to Wallaceburg. Game
time 7:30 pm.
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