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Legionnaires fall in shootout to end regular season
andrew brethauer February 26th, 2012

Leamington, ON - The Sarnia Legionnaires lost their last game of the season, coming up short in a shootout as the Leamington Flyers won 4-3.

Alex Seguin would start the scoring in the first period to give the Flyers a 1-0 lead. Jesse Drydak would respond on the power play nearing the end of the period to tie it at 1-1, but with 12 seconds left in the period Jared Dennis would put the Flyers back in front.

In the second period, Nathan Mater would pick up a pair of goals to give the Legionnaires the 3-2 lead, as Shawn Waldie and Jesse Drydak would both pick up assists on both the goals.

In the third, Leamington would get the game tying goal as Brett Babkirk would score with under five minutes remaining, resulting in extra time and ultimately a shootout.

Jason Teschke would score the only goal for the Legionnaires in the shootout, while Alex Seguin and Tony Spidalieri would each score for the Flyers to secure the victory.

Kyle Washer made 11 saves playing half the game while Sean Parker would make 23 saves while getting the shootout loss.

Sarnia will take on Lambton Shores in the first round of the playoffs.



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