Guelph Regals downed by Owen Sound
OWEN SOUND – The Guelph Regals surrendered nine goals in the second period as they were dropped 16-4 by the Owen Sound North Stars in Ontario junior B lacrosse league play Thursday night at the Bayshore Community Centre.
The second-period output by the hosts turned a one-goal lead at the end of the first period into an 11-2 advantage at the end of the second.
Owen Sound outshot the Regals 65-34 and went 1-for-7 on its power play while Guelph was scoreless on three power plays.
Josh Fenton netted a hat trick for the Regals while Braydon Hickey had the other goal. Liam Holwell assisted on two of the goals while single assists were awarded to Cohen Campbell, Hickey, David Pavlinich and Sam Shaw.
Jordan Caskenette had three goals and five assists for Owen Sound while Spencer Elder scored four times and Reid Simmons added three goals. Getting one goal apiece were Wyatt Barfoot, Hayden Coulter, Josh Deyell, Kurt Long, Garrett Ramsay and Logan Swanton. Barfoot and Brody Caskenette each had three assists while Coulter, Deyell and Long had two each and Elder, Josh Hamill, Dan Kitto, Ramsay, Garrett Reed, Simmons and Brady Stewart had one each.
Brady Wilson took the loss in net for the Regals while Reed was the winner for Owen Sound.
The North Stars clinched a playoff spot with the win. They’re at 10-8-0 with two games to go.
The Regals are at 3-15-0 and won’t participate in the playoff. They, too, have two games to go as they’re to host a pair of playoff-bound teams at the Sleeman Centre – the Elora Mohawks (12-6-0) Friday at 8 p.m. and the Wallaceburg Red Devils (11-6-1) Sunday at 4 p.m.
North Stars 16 Regals 4
1. Owen Sound, J.Caskenette (Deyell) 6:00
2. Guelph, Fenton (Hickey, Pavlinich) 8:43
3. Owen Sound, Elder (J.Caskenette, Long) 17:54 pp
Penalties: Holwell Gue (slashing), 15:57; B.Caskenette OSnd (holding), 19:56.
4. Owen Sound, Simmons (B.Caskenette) 2:05
5. Owen Sound, Deyell (Elder, J.Caskenette) 5:24
6. Owen Sound, Elder (Barfoot, Ramsay) 5:42
7. Guelph, Fenton (unassisted) 8:02
8. Owen Sound, Barfoot (unassisted) 9:16
9. Owen Sound, Simmons (J.Caskenette, Barfoot) 9:33
10. Owen Sound, Swanton (Reed) 9:47
11. Owen Sound, Ramsay (J.Caskenette, Barfoot) 9:57
12. Owen Sound, Elder (J.Caskenette, B.Caskenette) 17:18
13. Owen Sound, Coulter (unassisted) 19:59
Penalties: Ramsay OSnd (fighting major, fighting game misconduct), Webb Gue (fighting major, fighting game misconduct), 9:57; Barfoot OSnd (high sticking), 12:07; Shaw Gue (roughing), 13:32.
14. Owen Sound, Elder (Simmons, Long) 0:51
15. Owen Sound, J.Caskenette (Hamill, Kitto) 2:40 sh
16. Guelph, Hickey (Campbell, Holwell) 5:16
17. Owen Sound, J.Caskenette (Coulter, Deyell) 9:45
18. Guelph, Fenton (Holwell, Shaw) 10:48
19. Owen Sound, Long (B.Caskenette, Coulter) 12:28
20. Owen Sound, Simmons (Stewart) 16:06
Penalties: Sanders Gue (high sticking), 0:51; Swanton OSnd (illegal cross checking), 1:05; Elford Gue (checking from behind double minor), 2:40; Hamill OSnd (high sticking), 4:56; Shaw Gue (slashing), 7:44.
Shots on Goal
Owen Sound 21-26-18–65
Goalies: Wilson (L, 65 shots-49 saves), Guelph; Reed (W, 19 shots-17 saves), Brown (15 shots-13 saves), Owen Sound.
Power Plays (goals-chances): Guelph 0-3; Owen Sound 1-7.
- Guelph Sports Journal