Lost Season Opener
September 13, 2013
Mooretown Flags travelled to Dresden on Friday
night for their season opener in Great Lakes
Junior C Hockey league and came away with a 3 - 2
Both sides went scoreless after the first period of
play. A minute and nine seconds into the
second Dresden scored the first and only goal in the
period with Taylor Sisson scoring.
Third period action saw Dresden add two more goals
at 10:15 and 13:55. The Flags continue to
battle back and at 16:43 Brett Thompson recorded the
first Mooretown goal of the season and game for the Flags
assisted by Jeff Schroeter and Sam Jasmin. As
the game was nearing the end Spencer Bronzi narrowed
the gap at 18:23 assisted by Dan Lumley but time ran
out giving Dresden their home opener win.
Mooretown outshot Dresden 58 - 44.
Netminder Brandon Johnson took the loss with 41
saves and Brent Paxton earned the win with 56 saves.
Both sides were
scoreless on the power play. Mooretown had
eight opportunities Dresden had five.
The Flags are back in
action tonight (Sat Sept 14) for their home opener
against Wallaceburg. Game time 7:30 at the
Moore Sports complex.