Konecny leads 67’s to win over Generals

Photo: Robert Lefebvre – Icelevel Photography

Captain Travis Konecny scored twice and added an assist and sophomore forward Travis Barron had three helpers as the Ottawa 67’s got back into the win column Friday, downing the Oshawa Generals 4-2 at the Arena at TD Place.

Drake Rymsha and Jeremiah Addison also scored for Ottawa, which improved to 7-5-0-0 on the season.

Konecny has 19 points on the season, ranking second in the OHL behind leader Alex DeBrincat of Erie by one point.

Liam Herbst made 18 saves for the victory as the 67’s beat the defending Memorial Cup champions for the second time in two contests this season.

The 67’s have a home game on Sunday, October 25 against the Peterborough Petes (3 p.m.).

Tickets are available here, or by calling 613-232-6767, ext. 1.

Youth hockey players in the Ottawa-Gatineau region can obtain free tickets to any 67’s regular-season home game through the 67’s Prospects program. Visit the 67’s Prospects website for details, or call 613-232-6767, ext. 1.


Ottawa 67’s 4, Oshawa Generals 2
(at TD Place)

67’s goals: Travis Konecny 2 (2, 3), Drake Rymsha (3), Jeremiah Addison (3)
Generals goals: Lukas Lofquist (6), Jalen Smereck (1)

Multi-point games: 67’s – Travis Konecny (2-1), Travis Barron (0-3), Drake Rymsha (1-1); Generals – Matt Mistele (0-2)

Goaltenders: 67’s – Liam Herbst (W, 3-3-0-0; 20 shots, 18 saves) ; Generals – Jeremy Brodeur (L, 5-3-1-0; 26-22)
Power Play: 67’s: 1-3; Generals: 1-2
Shots on goal: 67’s: 26, Generals 20
Attendance – 2,103

Upcoming 67’s games: Sunday, October 25 vs. Peterborough Petes, 3 p.m.; Arena at TD Place; Thursday, October 29 at North Bay Battalion, 7 p.m.; Friday, October 30 at Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds, 7:07 p.m.

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