Mohawks blow game open in second period
ELORA – A five-goal outburst in the second period sparked the Elora Mohawks to a 15-5 win over the Owen Sound North Stars Sunday night in Ontario junior B lacrosse league play at the Elora and District Community Centre.
The Mohawks led 5-2 at the end of the first period, but Owen Sound cut the gap to a single goal as the North Stars scored twice in the first minute and a half of the second period.
Elora responded to those goals with five goals in five minutes and seven seconds to hold a 10-4 lead midway through the game.
Zack Cameron hit for a hat trick for the Mohawks while Trent Spear, Brett Harrison, Sam Dramnitzke, Dean Sealey and Hyatt Welsh scored twice apiece and Kyle Detweiller and Jayden Bushey added single goals. Zack Cameron also had four assists while Harrison and Sealey had three apiece, Spear and Welsh had two each and Jacob Black, Detweiller, Bushey, Dramnitzke, Justin Beaulieu and Nathan Bolger each had one.
Hayden Coulter had a pair of goals for Owen Sound and Mike Fiegehen, Brody Caskenette and Dominic Millman each scored once. Luke Grimoldby assisted on four of the goals while Caskenette had two assists and Fiegehen and Millman had one each.
The Mohawks outshot Owen Sound 51-31 and both teams had eight power plays. Elora scored on six of their power plays while Owen Sound scored on three.
Sam Hadley turned aside 26 shots to get the win in the Elora net while Kaleb Martin had 36 saves for Owen Sound.
The result leaves Elora at 3-1-1 and Owen Sound at 1-3-1.
Next game for the Mohawks is a home game against the St. Catharines Spartans (2-1-0) Sunday at the Elora and District Community Centre. Game time is 7 p.m.
Mohawks 15 North Stars 5
Owen Sound 2-3-0–5
1. Elora, Zack Cameron (Brett Harrison) 5:04
2. Owen Sound, Mike Fiegehen (unassisted) 5:59
3. Elora, Zack Cameron (Dean Sealey, Trent Spear) 6:49 pp
4. Elora, Trent Spear (Hyatt Welsh, Jacob Black) 7:02 pp
5. Elora, Kyle Detweiller (unassisted) 10:30
6. Owen Sound, Hayden Coulter (Luke Grimoldby, Mike Fiegehen) 12:49
7. Elora, Brett Harrison (Kyle Detweiller) 19:04
Penalties: Owen Ristov Elora (slashing), 1:59; Brady Stewart OSnd (illegal cross checking, unsportsmanlike conduct), 6:09; Justin Beaulieu Elora (holding stick), 19:08; Nathan Bolger Elora (illegal cross checking), 19:59.
8. Owen Sound, Brody Caskenette (Luke Grimoldby, Dominic Millman) 0:39 pp
9. Owen Sound, Dominic Millman (Brody Caskenette, Luke Grimoldby) 1:09 pp
10. Elora, Trent Spear (Zack Cameron, Dean Sealey) 2:56
11. Elora, Sam Dramnitzke (Brett Harrison) 3:36
12. Elora, Dean Sealey (Jayden Bushey, Hyatt Welsh) 3:55
13. Elora, Hyatt Welsh (Zack Cameron) 6:14
14. Elora, Dean Sealey (Zack Cameron, Trent Spear) 8:03 pp
15. Owen Sound, Hayden Coulter (Luke Grimoldby, Brody Caskenette) 14:59 pp
16. Elora, Brett Harrison (Sam Dramnitzke, Dean Sealey) 16:38 pp
Penalties: Trent Verbeek OSnd (elbowing), 7:23; Jacob Black Elora (unnecessary roughness), Justin Beaulieu Elora (holding), 8:17; Noah Rouse OSnd (slashing), Mike Fiegehen OSnd (illegal cross checking), 8:58; Owen Ristov Elora (slashing), 13:43; Brady Stewart OSnd (roughing), 15:18; Josh Hamill OSnd (tripping), 17:14; Mike Fiegehen OSnd (illegal cross checking), 19:47; Trent Spear Elora (illegal cross checking), 19:54.
17. Elora, Sam Dramnitzke (Brett Harrison) 7:07 pp
18. Elora, Zack Cameron (Justin Beaulieu) 7:45 pp
19. Elora, Hyatt Welsh (Zack Cameron) 13:43
20. Elora, Jayden Bushey (Nathan Bolger) 15:20
Penalties: Jacob Black Elora (illegal cross checking), 3:48; Hayden Coulter OSnd (illegal cross checking), 6:17.
Shots on Goal
Owen Sound 13-12-6–31
Goalies: Kaleb Martin (L, 51 shots-36 saves), Owen Sound; Sam Hadley (W, 31 shots-26 saves), Elora.
Power Plays (goals-chances): Owen Sound 3-8; Elora 6-8.
- Guelph Sports Journal