Fergus Thistles drubbed by Six Nations Warriors
FERGUS – The Six Nations Warriors scored eight consecutive goals in the third period to run to a 22-9 victory over the Fergus Thistles in Ontario junior C lacrosse league play Thursday night at the Centre Wellington Sportsplex.
The Warriors had scored five goals in three minutes and 25 seconds in the first period to claim an 8-3 lead by the end of the period. Six Nations was up 13-8 at the end of the second before their third-period outburst.
Trent Spear struck for seven goals for Fergus while Logan Cameron and Zach Cameron also scored. Adam Lantz, Logan Cameron and McCaiden Dixon each had four assists while Jabe Verbeek had three and Jake Bauman, Spear and Carson Stevenson had one apiece.
Jordan Myke connected for six goals for Six Nations while Tehas Powless had four, Jaxon Martin and Todd Thomas Jr. three each and Jake Smith, Jon Parry-Smith, Shane Henry, Tyrese Staats, Logan Anderson and Julian Morenu each fired home single goals. Henry had seven assists and Thomas Jr. had six, Parry-Smith five, Martin three, Tehas Powless, Smith, Kennedy Miller, Riley Hess, Sam Gowland and Myke two each and Dougie Powless one.
Six Nations outshot the Thistles 57-44 and went 6-for-14 on the power play while the Thistles went 2-for-11.
Noah Nixon took the loss in net for the Thistles while Jackson Miller was the winning netminder for Six Nations.
Six Nations leads the West Division at 9-1-0 while Fergus is fifth at 4-5-0.
The Thistles have a pair of road games this weekend as they’re to play the Oakville Buzz (3-2-1) Saturday at 7 p.m. and the Mimico Mountaineers (4-4-0) Sunday at 7 p.m.
Warriors 22 Thistles 9
1. Six Nations, Smith (Henry, Parry-Smith) 4:04 pp
2. Six Nations, Parry-Smith (Henry, Martin) 5:41 pp
3. Fergus, Spear (Lantz, Verbeek) 7:08
4. Six Nations, Henry (T.Powless, Smith) 8:39
5. Fergus, Spear (Lantz, L.Cameron) 10:24 pp
6. Six Nations, Martin (Thomas Jr., Henry) 12:57
7. Six Nations, T.Powless (Martin, Thomas Jr.) 14:48
8. Six Nations, Myke (unassisted) 15:53
9. Six Nations, Thomas Jr. (Parry-Smith, Smith) 16:08 pp
10. Six Nations, Martin (K.Miller) 16:22
11. Fergus, Spear (L.Cameron, Bauman) 19:36
Penalties: Dixon Ferg (roughing), 3:28; Beaulieu Ferg (high sticking), 4:34; McLeod Ferg (roughing), Martin SN (roughing), 6:46; Morenu SN (too many men), 9:09; Beaulieu Ferg (fighting major, fighting game misconduct), Lavell SN (fighting major, fighting game misconduct), 12:11; Drake Ferg (tripping), Hess SN (cross checking), 15:06; Deverall Ferg (cross checking), 15:57; Anderson SN (high sticking), 17:35; McLeod Ferg (slashing), Smith SN (slashing), 19:30.
12. Six Nations, Martin (Parry-Smith) 0:31
13. Fergus, L.Cameron (Spear, Dixon) 1:11
14. Fergus, Spear (Stevenson, Lantz) 3:29 pp
15. Fergus, Spear (Verbeek, L.Cameron) 5:46
16. Six Nations, Myke (Hess, D.Powless) 5:58
17. Six Nations, Myke (Gowland, Henry) 6:45
18. Fergus, Z.Cameron (Verbeek, Dixon) 9:13
19. Six Nations, Staats (Gowland) 10:32 sh
20. Six Nations, Myke (Martin) 14:10
21. Fergus, Spear (Lantz, Dixon) 19:20
Penalties: Staats SN (slashing), 2:07; Hess SN (slashing), 10:05; Ristov Ferg (high sticking), 19:52; Parry-Smith SN (unsportsmanlike conduct), 20:00.
22. Six Nations, Myke (Henry, Thomas Jr.) 1:24
23. Six Nations, T.Powless (Parry-Smith) 2:48
24. Six Nations, Thomas Jr. (Henry, Myke) 3:10
25. Six Nations, T.Powless (K.Miller, Thomas Jr.) 7:44 sh
26. Six Nations, Anderson (Henry, Parry-Smith) 10:14
27. Six Nations, Myke (Thomas Jr.) 13:51 pp
28. Six Nations, T.Powless (Thomas Jr., Myke) 15:42 pp
29. Six Nations, Morenu (Hess) 17:53
30. Six Nations, Thomas Jr. (T.Powless) 18:43 pp
31. Fergus, Spear (Dixon, L.Cameron) 19:41
Penalties: McLeod Ferg (cross checking), 4:43; Smith SN (checking from behind), D.Powless SN (slashing), 5:45; Hess SN (slashing), 6:32; McLeod Ferg (slashing), 6:43; Smith SN (checking from behind), 7:45; Z.Cameron Ferg (slashing major), 12:04; Dixon Ferg (high sticking), 13:21; Ristov Ferg (high sticking), 15:28; Parry-Smith SN (unsportsmanlike conduct), 15:44; Z.Cameron Ferg (roughing major, roughing game misconduct), 17:04; L.Cameron Ferg (high sticking), 18:43.
Shots on Goal
Six Nations 18-17-22–57
Goalies: J.Miller (W, 44 shots-35 saves), Six Nations; Nixon (L, 57 shots-35 saves), Fergus.
Power Plays (goals-chances): Six Nations 6-14; Fergus 2-11.
- Guelph Sports Journal