Shutout for Chiefs against Islanders
Andrew Barwinski stopped 23 shots as the Lakefield Chiefs blanked the Gananoque Islanders 2-0 in PJHL East Division cross-over action Saturday night in Lakefield.
Jeff Hawthorne netted the winner on a power play 4:40 into the second period and Karn Dart added an empty-net tally with 52 seconds remaining. Zac Treen, Tarren Jank and Jesse Merrill had assists.
On Friday night, Robert Frackelton scored a short-handed goal with 1:16 left in regulation and Jackson Savery scored 1:34 into overtime to rally the host Uxbridge Bruins past the Chiefs 5-4. The Chiefs (13-3-1) sit first in the Orr Division two points ahead of the North Kawartha Knights (12-3-1) and three up on Uxbridge (12-5-0).
Merrill, William Keith, Dart and Max Moloney scored for Lakefield on Friday. Adding assists were Cole Robbins, Jank, Hawthorne, Evan Marlowe, Dalton Smith, Treen and Carson Hartwick.
The Chiefs host the Port Perry Mojacks 7:25 p.m. Tuesday at the Lakefield-Smith Community Centre.