OHL Roundup: Garreffa hat trick leads Rangers in rout over Otters


ERIE, Pa. — Joseph Garreffa scored three goals and set up another to power the Kitchener Rangers in an 8-4 victory over the Erie Otters on Wednesday in Ontario Hockey League action.

Rickard Hugg struck twice for Kitchener (24-23-3) and Donovan Sebrango, Michael Vukojevic and Greg Meireles rounded out the attack. Alexey Lipanov, Riley Damiani, Cole Cameron, Ryan Stepian and Jonathan Yantsis had two assists apiece.

Petr Cajka led the Otters (20-28-2) with two goals, Gera Poddubnyui had a goal and two helpers and Jamie Drysdale also scored.

Rangers goaltender Luke Richardson made 27 saves.

Daniel Murphy started in net for Erie, allowing six goals on 10 shots through the first two periods. Cole Ceci stopped 4-of-6 attempts the rest of the way.

Kitchener was 1 for 2 on the power play while the Otters scored once on four chances with the man advantage.


SAULT STE. MARIE — Owen Robinson scored twice as Sudbury downed the Greyhounds.

Macauley Carson and Adam Ruzicka also scored for the Wolves (31-16-3).

Jordan Sambrook and Jaromir Pytlik scored for the Greyhounds (33-12-6).

Sudbury’s Darian Pilon was given a match penalty for fighting/instigating upon at 19:57 of the second period.

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