TORONTO – The Toronto Marlies hosted the Texas Stars this past Monday afternoon at the Air Canada Centre. There were over ten thousand fans in attendance for this “Family Day” provincial holiday game where the Marlies out scored the Stars 4 – 1.
Period 1: No scoring.
Score at the end of 1; Marlies 0 – Stars 0
Period 2: Texas opened the scoring with this periods only goal by right-winger, Brett Ritchie at 15:15 assisted by Mike Hedden and Justin Dowling.
Scoring at the end of 2; Marlies 0 – Stars 1
Period 3: Right-winger, Josh Leivo tied the score with a power play goal at 7:16 assisted by both Greg McKegg and Spencer Abbott. Jerry D’Amigo scored the winning goal at 9:59 assisted by Spencer Abbott and Stuart Percy. Josh Leivo assisted by Brandon Kozun scored an empty net goal at 18:22 and then Jerry D’Amigo scored another empty net goal at 19:49 assisted by Tyler Biggs and Greg McKegg.
Final score at the end of regulation time; Marlies 4 – Stars 1
Three Stars of the game were:
1: Josh Leivo 14 – Marlies
2: Drew MacIntyre 34 – Marlies
3: Jerry D’Amigo 29 – Marlies