At the Essar Centre in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario on September 15th in Great North Midget League action, the Soo Jr AAA Midget Greyhounds took to the ice against the visiting Timmins Majors in a 8:30 p.m puck drop.
At 7:14 of the first period, Jonathan Mackin fires the game first goal to give the Greyhounds a 1 – 0 lead with Nick Jameus and Owen Shier adding the assists on Mackin’s goal. Cameron Svec finds the back of Soo goaltender Andrew Uschenko’s net to even the game 1 – 1 for the Majors with Riley Robitaille and Frederick Leclair – Pouw drawing the contributors on Svec’s goal at 6:46 of the period. With an unassisted goal and giving the hosts a 2 – 1 lead with Greyhound Parker Morgan at 2:35 of the first with a goal behind Timmins netminder Jordan Yaremchuk. With 1:10 left in the period, Gabby Kioki sends the Majors into the first intermission tied at 2 – 2. Frederick Leclair – Pouw and Austin Holmes registered the helpers on Kioki’s goal.
Mackin finds Greyhound Raf Praysner ten seconds past the halfway marker of the second to give the Soo a 3 – 2 lead. MacKenize Ableson increases the lead to 4 – 2 at 7:03 of the period with Jacob Doucette and Jameus adding the assists on Abelson’s goal. Scoring the final goal of the period, Austin Holmes sinks an unassisted goal for the Majors at 4:21 of the second to pull Timmins within one. Greyhound’s sink fifth of the contest at 14:32 of the third to bring the lead to 5 – 3 with Jameus and Shier adding the contributors on Soo’s goal. Timmins Cameron Chisholm nets the final goal of the game at 12:20 of the period with Gabby Kioko and Frederick Leclair – Pouw setting up Chisholm’s goal.
The Greyhounds will host the Majors at the John Rhodes Centre in a 6:30 p.m puck drop.