Kings thump Blades
DRESDEN – The Dresden Kings scored five second-period goals in an 8-3 comeback win over the Blenheim Blades on Friday in the Provincial Junior Hockey League’s Stobbs Division.
Elijah Duquette scored twice for the second-place Kings (26-8-0-2), who trailed 3-2 in the first period before 324 fans at the Ken
Houston Memorial Agricultural Centre.
Eric Carter and Brendan Ritchie each added a goal and two assists. Greg Hay, Kenny Chisholm, Nolan VandenBoorn and T.J. Saunby also scored. Cory Lucier had two assists.
Drew Marlatt led the Blades with two goals and Will Tetzlaff scored one. Dede Cato and Bailey Smith each had two assists.
Kings goalie Brett Brochu made 26 saves. Tyler Letchford made 44 for the Blades (16-17-2-0).
Also Friday, the Lakeshore Canadiens beat the Petrolia Flyers 5-0 at Lanspeary Park in Windsor in the opening game of the
Outdoor Shinny Series. Two more games are slated for Saturday.