North American Juniors
Plymouth Whalers 1 @ Belleville Bulls 3
RW Kyle DeCoste, BEL: 1-0-1, +1, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 20 GP, 4-4-8, +2, 20 PIM
With Bulls: 7 GP, 2-3-5, +4, 0 PIM
With SSM: 13 GP, 2-1-3, -2, 20 PIM
DeCoste scored the gameâ€™s insurance marker late in the third.
Saginaw Spirit 2 @ Barrie Colts 4
LW/C Alex Hutchings, BAR: 1-0-1, +1, 2 PIM (roughing)
Season Totals: 24 GP, 11-14-25, +8, 12 PIM
Barrie set a team record with their 11th straight win. Like DeCoste, Hutchings (pictured) scored the gameâ€™s insurance marker late in the third. Hutchings has points in two straight games.
Erie Otters 1 @ Owen Sound Attack 3
G Jaroslav Janus, ERIE: Loss, 32 saves on 34 shots, *Third Star*
Season Totals: 6 GP, 3-2-1-0, 3.00 GAA, .915 sv%
With Norfolk (AHL): 2 GP, 0-2-0, 1.52 GAA, .939 sv%
Janus lost his third in a row (one in OT), but earned Third Star for the game. The Attack hit an empty net to give the game its final score.
Clarkson Golden Knights 2 @ Harvard Crimson 2
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM (boarding), 5 SOG
Season Totals: 7 GP, 4-3-7, +2, 6 PIM
Clarkson scored twice in the third period to force a tie with Harvard. The Crimson is now 1-4-2 on the year.
No.1 Miami Redhawks 1 @ Western Michigan Broncos 1
D Luke Witkowski , UWM: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season Totals: 12 GP, 1-3-4, -6, 16 PIM
A good showing by the Broncos, earning a tie with the No.1 team in the country. WMU is 5-5-2 this season, Dan Boyle's Miami Redhawks 9-1-4.
St. Lawrence Saints 3 @ Harvard Crimson 2
C/W Alexander Killorn, HAR: 1-0-1, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season Totals: 6 GP, 4-3-7, +2, 4 PIM
Killornâ€™s fourth goal of the year brought Harvard within a goal of St. Lawrence with a half period to go, but they couldnâ€™t complete the comeback. Killornâ€™s line, which includes Michael Biega (undrafted) and Louis Leblanc (Canadiens) combined for 23 of Harvardâ€™s 44 shots on goal in the game.
No.1 Miami Redhawks 3 @ Western Michigan Broncos 0
D Luke Witkowski , UWM: 0-0-0, -1, 4 PIM (high sticking, roughing), 1 SOG
Season Totals: 11 GP, 1-3-4, -5, 16 PIM
Witkowskiâ€™s two game point streak came to an end. The Redhawks, the country's No.1 ranked team (USCHO), scored two shorthanded goals. WMU was limited to just 15 shots.
Panik breaks out of his slump ... overtime games galore ... tough night for goalies.
Barberio plays with Q All-Stars vs. Russia ... four others in action, including Sointu vs. DeCoste.