Orangeville downs Buffalo, 5-2

Shawn Topatigh registered one point to lead the Orangeville Flyers to a 5-2 victory over the Buffalo Jr. Sabres.


Orangeville’s offense rang up 38 shots on Buffalo’s net.

Orangeville also got points from Kosta Likourezos, who also tallied one goal and one assist, Ian Nichols, who also racked up one goal and one assist, and Lucas Smilsky, who also had one goal and one assist. Darren Nesbitt also scored for Orangeville. More assists for Orangeville came via Mitch MehlingConnor StackEthan Wiseman, and Derek Topatigh, who each chipped in one.

The Jr. Sabres’ penalty kill was spotless, allowing no goals on three Orangeville power plays. Buffalo kept the Flyers’ goalie busy throughout the game, and Wyatt Pickrell made 30 saves on 32 shots.

Orangeville incurred four minutes in penalty time with two minors. The Jr. Sabres’ Nate Skidmore stopped 33 shots out of the 38 that he faced. Buffalo incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors.