Wallaceburg Lakers Couldn't Hold onto Lead over Alvinston
Friday December 28, 2012
The Wallaceburg Lakers dropped a 7 - 6 decision against the Alvinston Flyers in Great Lakes Junior C Hockey action on Friday night.
Both sides were tied with 3 apiece after the first period with Davis Triest scoring a pair of goals for Alvinston and Kole Keating scored a single. Lucais Meyskens, Sam Jasmin (shorthanded) and Jeff Nolfo each scored for the Lakers.
In the second period Lucais Meyskens scored two unanswered goals for a hat trick that put the Lakers up 5 - 3 heading into the third.
In the third period Jake McPhail scored the first goal for Alvinston at 5:42 followed by Karsten Berg for the tie at 7:55. McPhail scored the third goal to take the lead for the first time in the game for Alvinston at 11:44. At 15:05 Jeff Nolfo scored the tying goal for Wallaceburg unassisted and at 17:57 Josh Moore scored the game winner for Alvinston.
Wallaceburg went 0 for 2 on the power play, Alvinston went 0 for 3.
Wallaceburg outshot Alvinston 38 - 37. Joel Sowinski took the loss in with a total of 30 saves. Brad Jacklin earned the win for Alvinston with 32 saves.
Alvinston is currently in 4th place in the standings wutg 17 - 11 - 1 - 2, just one point difference from third place Wheatley. Wallaceburg is now 9 - 21 - 0 - 2 in 8th spot.