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OHL: Murray backstops Greyhounds over Frontenacs

The Canadian Press

10/26/2013 11:45:35 PM

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. -- Matt Murray stopped 34 shots as the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds doubled up the visiting Kingston Frontenacs 4-2 on Saturday in Ontario Hockey League play.

Patrick Watling scored twice for the Greyhounds (11-1-2), who have earned at least one point in eight straight contests, and Tyler Gaudet had a goal and two assists. Kyle Jenkins scored once to round out Sault Ste. Marie's offence.

Corey Pawley and Darcy Greenaway scored for the Frontenacs (8-3-3) who are winless in four outings, and Sam Povorozniouk assisted on both.

Kingston's Matt Mahalak turned away 40-of-43 shots in defeat.

The Greyhounds went 1 for 5 on the power play while the Frontenacs failed to score on three chances with the man advantage.

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OTTERS 4 PETES 0

ERIE, Pa. -- Devin Williams made 25 saves and Dane Fox scored twice as the Otters blanked Peterborough for their 10th win in a row.

Adam Pelech and Andre Burakovsky also scored for Erie (12-2-1) and Connor McDavid tacked on three assists.

The Petes (7-6-1) recorded 13 of their 25 shots in the opening 20 minutes of the game.

Peterborough's Andrew D'Agostini stopped 21 shots in a losing cause.

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BULLS 4 WOLVES 3 (SO)

SUDBURY, Ont. -- Charlie Graham made 50 saves and Brendan Gaunce scored twice in regulation and the shootout winner as Belleville slipped past the Wolves.

Jordan Subban scored once and set up two more for the Bulls (3-9-2) and Luke Cairns chipped in with two assists.

Nicholas Baptiste, Mathew Campagna and Nathan Pancel supplied the offence for Sudbury (5-3-5).

Troy Timpano stopped 41 shots for the Wolves.

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GENERALS 5 STEELHEADS 2

OSHAWA, Ont. -- Michael Dal Colle scored once and set up two others as the Generals defeated Mississauga.

Aidan Wallace, Scott Laughton, Jacob Busch and Hunter Smith also scored for Oshawa (10-3-1) and Chris Carlisle had three assists.

Jesse Barwell and Dylan Smoskowitz scored for the Steelheads (6-7-1).

Daniel Altshuller made 24 saves for the Generals while Spencer Martin stopped 42 shots for Sudbury.

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WHALERS 5 STING 4

PLYMOUTH, Mich. -- Zach Lorentz scored the winner with 47 seconds remaining in the third period to put the Whalers ahead for good.

Francesco Vilardi, Ryan Hartman, Connor Sills and Carter Sandlak all scored in the second period for Plymouth (7-9-0).

Nikolay Goldobin had a goal and two assists for Sarnia (4-10-1) while Nickolas Latta, Davis Brown and Bryan Moore had a goal apiece.

Alex Nedeljkovic stopped 29 shots for the Whalers. Taylor Dupuis turned aside 41 shots for the Wolves.

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SPIRIT 4 COLTS 1

SAGINAW, Mich. -- Jake Paterson made 26 saves as the Spirit toppled Barrie.

Justin Kea and Kristoff Kontos each had a goal and an assist for Saginaw (6-6-2) while Dylan Sadowy and Justin Sefton added single goals.

The Colts (6-7-1) held a 1-0 lead midway through the second period on a Tyson Fawcett goal.

Mackenzie Blackwood stopped 43 shots for Barrie in a losing cause.