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Legionnaires Keep Streak Alive with 7th Win
Monday september 29, 2014

The Sarnia Legionnaires were in Chatham on Sunday in Greater Ontario Jr. B Hockey league action and came home with win #7 under their belts after defeating the Maroons 7 - 5.

After the first period both sides were even 3 - 3.  Sarnia took a one point lead after the second adding two goals to Chatham's single to end the period with a 5 - 4 lead.  At 13:53 Chatham fought and tied the game but four minutes later the Legionnaires regained the lead and finished it off with an empty net goal in the last minute of play.

Sarnia scored two power play goals on five opportunities.  Chatham went zero on four chances.

Scoring for Sarnia were Davis Boyer and Cameron Clark with 2 each,  Riley Babkirk, Jay Clarke scored singles and Cody Trowell scored the empty net goal.

For Chatham, Braden Hopkins, Trevor Richardson, Brennan Feasey, Steven Beenackers and Ian Faubert each score one apiece.

Chatham edged out Sarnia with 42 - 41 shots on goal.

Hunter Johnson earned the win in net for the Legionnaires making 37 saves.  Bo Bessette took the loss made 34 saves.

The Legionnaires are now 7 - 0 for the season and will be put to the test once again on Wednesday October 1st when they travel to LaSalle to take on the undefeated Vipers (6-0).  Then on Thursday the team will host Strathroy, with a puck drop at 7:10.

Fans are encouraged to bring a non perishable food item in support of St. Vincent DePaul.  With each food item fans will receive a ticket for a chance to win a Legionnaires Jersey.






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