SAGINAW, Mich. — Morgan Frost had a hat trick as the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds downed the Saginaw Spirit 6-2 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action.
Frost put away the winner 7:20 into the second period as the Greyhounds cut Saginaw’s lead in the best-of-seven series to 3-2.
Jaden Peca scored twice for Sault Ste. Marie and Keeghan Howdeshell chipped in as well.
Matthew Villalta stopped 41 shots for the win.
Albert Michnac and Bode Wilde scored for the Spirit, while Tristan Lennox combined with Ivan Prosvetov for 16 saves.
The Greyhounds scored on their one power play and Saginaw was 0 for 4 with the man advantage.
STORM 3 KNIGHTS 1
LONDON, Ont. — Nick Suzuki scored twice, including the third-period winner, as Guelph topped the Knights.
London leads the best-of-seven series 3-2.
Domenico Commisso also scored for the Storm.
Alex Formenton replied for the Knights.