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Minto 81’s hit to drop Shallow Lake Crushers

PALMERTSTON – The Minto 81’s struck for an 8-3 victory over the Shallow Lake Crushers in Western Ontario Athletic Association men’s hockey play Saturday at the Palmerston arena.

The win put an end to Minto’s two-game losing streak.

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Derrick Williams had a pair of goals for the 81’s while singletons were netted by Adam Kawalec, Riley Cribbin, Blair Buchart, Robert MacLean, Tommy Hoogaars and Jeff Paulsen.

Cribbin and Austin Gaboury each had two assists while Kawalec, Mike Pleon, MacLean, Gavin Aspperson, Brendan Aitken and Drew Shantz had one apiece.

The 81’s are fifth in the 13-team league with a 6-3-0-0 record. Shallow Lake is 10th at 4-6-0-0.

The 81’s are to play twice next weekend as they’re to play the Durham Thundercats at Durham Saturday at 4:30 p.m. and the Ripley Wolves at Palmerston Sunday at 2 p.m.


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