Sunday, October 16, 2005

Whalers keep rolling, upend Sarnia

The Plymouth Whalers continued to utilize their power play as they scored all five goals with the man-advantage en route to a 5-3 win on home ice last night against the Sarnia Sting.

Dan Collins continued his fine play this week, scoring twice as the game's first star. In all, Collins scored seven goals in three games this week, all Plymouth victories. Collins scored three goals and an assist in the Whalers' 7-2 victory over Mississauga Wednesday night and added two goals Friday night in a 4-2 win over Oshawa. Collins was the game's first star in all three games. Colllins leads Plymouth with 13 goals over nine games.

Jared Boll, Gino Pisellini and Vaclav Meidl added single goals for the Whalers. Captain John Vigilante (above right) added three assists.

Ryan Nie picked up the victory in goal for Plymouth with 31 saves.

Sarnia out-shot Plymouth, 34-29.

Plymouth is off until next Friday night when they play in Kitchener at 7:30 pm at the Memorial Auditorium. The Whalers' next home game is next Saturday night at 7:30 pm against the Belleville Bulls.

Vigilante photo by Matt Mackinder

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