Wheatley Omstead Sharks goalie Kyle Metson made 36 saves in a 4-1 win over the Essex 73's on Wednesday in the PJHL's Stobbs Division.
Sharks’ Metson makes 36 saves
Wheatley Omstead Sharks goalie Kyle Metson made 36 saves in a 4-1 win over the Essex 73’s on Wednesday in the Provincial Junior Hockey League’s Stobbs Division.
Dawson Iles had a goal and an assist for the Sharks in front of 403 fans at Wheatley Area Arena.
Braedon Caetano, Alex Anastaskos and Liam Sinasac also scored for the fifth-place Sharks (15-15-1-1), who led 2-0 after one period and 2-1 after two.
Quinn Fazekas scored for the fourth-place 73’s (18-13-0-1) and losing goalie Connor Meyerink allowed three goals on 23 shots.
The Sharks will visit the Mooretown Flags on Saturday.
Tartans, Lancers in scoreless tie
The Wallaceburg Tartans and Ursuline Lancers tied 0-0 in LKSSAA girls’ hockey Wednesday at Chatham Memorial Arena.
Amber Parent posted the shutout for the Lancers (1-3-1).
The Tartans (2-1-1) took sole possession of first place in the South Division with five points, one more than the idle Chatham-Kent Golden Hawks (2-1-0).
Carleton to host basketball camp
Team Canada player Bridget Carleton of Chatham will host a basketball camp with the Chatham-Kent Wildcats on Saturday, Feb. 29, and Sunday, March 1, at John McGregor Secondary School.
The first day is for Grades 6-10 and the second day is for Grades 3-5. The fee is $75. The camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Carleton was an All-American at Iowa State University. She’s now playing in Australia in the Women’s National Basketball League after completing her rookie season in the WNBA.
Camp registration will be held Tuesday, Jan. 21, and Tuesday, Feb. 4, from 6-7 p.m. at the WISH Centre. Registration details are also available at chathamkentwildcats.com and on the Wildcats’ Facebook page.
Lacrosse lessons in Wallaceburg
Leave Your Mark Lacrosse will hold advanced skills sessions Wednesdays from Feb. 19 to April 8 in Wallaceburg at Edward International Academy, 430 King St.
The two age groups are novice/peewee (6-7:30 p.m.) and bantam/midget (7:30-9 p.m.). The fee is $150.
The clinics are for new and experienced players. Full equipment is required because there will be contact.
Contact Jamie Knight at email@example.com to register.