By: Barre Campbell – Ottawa67s.com
Photo: Robert Lefebrve – IceLevel Photography
It was a full team game by the Ottawa 67’s to get the win against the division leading Kingston Frontenacs on the road. The 67’s offence was on fire for a second straight game and had 6 goals, all of which were from different players.
After a close first period, Ottawa was all offence in the 2nd period, chasing Kingston goaltender Lucas Peressini at 6:02 in the period, scoring 3 unanswered to make it 4-2. The goals came from Graham, Salituro and Tyanulin.
Kingston got into penalty trouble in the third period with 4 penalties, allowing the 67’s to keep the pressure on through a large portion of the period. Goals in the third period came from Falkovsky and a open net goal by Mallette to seal the game in favour of the 67’s.
Goaltender Leo Lazarev had his 2nd straight win, posting a 0.931 save percentage, allowing 2 goals on 29 shots.
Next up for the 67’s, they host the Sarnia Sting on Friday night at TD Place Arena at 7 p.m. and the Guelph Storm on Saturday at 1 p.m.
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Ottawa 67’s 6, Kingston Frontenacs 2
(at Rogers K-Rock Centre)
67’s goals: Sam Studnicka (10), Connor Graham (2), Dante Salituro (16), Artur Tyanulin (5), Stepan Falkovksy (7), Trent Mallette (6)
Frontenacs goals: Ryan Cranford (5), Jason Robertson (5)
Multi-point games: 67’s – Dante Salituro (1-1), Addison (0-2), Travis Konecny (0-2), Artur Tyanulin (1-1), Sam Studnicka (1-1)
Goaltenders: 67’s – Leo Lazarev (W, 9-5-0-0; 29 shots, 27 saves); Frontenacs – Lucas Peressini (L, 10-6-1-1; 15-11), Jeremy Helvig (6:02 of second, 12-11)
Power Play: 67’s: 1-5; Frontenacs 0-4
Shots on goal: 67’s 27 ; Frontenacs 29
Upcoming 67’s games: Friday, November 27 vs. Sarnia Sting, 7 p.m., Arena at TD Place; Saturday, November 28 vs. Guelph Storm, 1 p.m., Arena at TD Place; Friday, December 4 at Kitchener Rangers, 7:30 p.m., Kitchener Memorial Auditorium
Ottawa record: 14-9-1-0
Ottawa record at home: 5-3-0-0
Ottawa record on road: 9-6-1-0