The Blenheim Blades and Wallaceburg Thunderhawks suffered weekend losses in the Provincial Junior Hockey League.
Blades suffer loss against Admirals
The Amherstburg Admirals scored four straight goals in a 4-2 comeback win over the Blenheim Blades on Sunday in the Provincial Junior Hockey League’s Stobbs Division.
Seth Henderson, on a power play, and Ben Barnard scored for the Blades (2-3-0-0) in front of 301 fans at Blenheim Memorial Arena.
Blades goalie Chris Dewulf made 43 saves. Nick Bolton of the Admirals made 28.
After Henderson opened the scoring early in the second period, Cody Schneider and Andrew Clark replied with two goals apiece for the Admirals (3-2-0-0).
The Blades will visit the Wheatley Omstead Sharks at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
First-place Flags top Thunderhawks
The Wallaceburg Thunderhawks are on a five-game skid after losing 8-0 to the Mooretown Flags on Saturday in the PJHL Stobbs Division.
The last-place Thunderhawks (1-6-0-0) have been outscored by a combined 40-5 during the losing streak.
Colby Ramsdale had a 25-save shutout for the Flags (7-0-0-0) in Mooretown.
Thunderhawks starter Braiden Shaw gave up four goals on 22 shots and Jacob Lister allowed four more on 39 shots.
Nolan Farr and Lucas Ross each scored two. Cameron Rannie, Garrett Miller, Greg Hay and Trevor Bogaert added singles.
The Thunderhawks will host the Blenheim Blades at 8 p.m. Saturday.
Gorski wins debut for Merrimack
Freshman goalie Emma Gorski of Wallaceburg made 27 saves for the Merrimack Warriors in a 2-1 win over the RPI Engineers in NCAA women’s hockey Saturday in North Andover, Mass.
Gorski was chosen the first star after her first college game.
Griffith collects two points in win
Veteran forward Seth Griffith of Wallaceburg had a goal and an assist for the Manitoba Moose in a 5-3 win over the Texas Stars on Saturday in the American Hockey League in Austin, Texas.
Griffith was the Moose’s leading scorer last season with 57 points in 69 games.
Pataki, Krieger score in OUA hockey
Windsor Lancers rookie Brady Pataki of Wallaceburg scored in his OUA men’s hockey debut Friday in a 6-3 win over the Brock Badgers.
On Saturday, Toronto Varsity Blues rookie Ross Krieger of Pain Court scored in a 5-3 win over the York Lions.
Raaymakers stars for No. 3 X-Men
Rookie goalie Joseph Raaymakers of Chatham made 36 saves and was the third star as the St. FX X-Men beat the Moncton Aigles Bleus 6-1 in AUS men’s hockey Saturday in Antigonish, N.S.
Raaymakers has a 2-0 record and 3.38 goals-against average for the X-Men, who are ranked No. 3 in Canada.