Submitted By Joe Harris on Sunday, February 19, 2017 (244 views)
The minor atom AAA Gryphs closed out the regular season this week with 2 ties against Oakville and Brampton.
In a tight-checking, end-to-end affair with the visiting Oakville Rangers on Monday February 13th, the Gryphs skated to a 1-1 tie behind some good defensive efforts and goaltending. Oakville opened the scoring in the last minute of the first period, but Guelph came back to tie the contest early in the second on a nifty goal by Sam Black. Brady Smith and Alex Rossi drew assists. The rest of the game the 2 teams traded scoring chances but were unable to bulge the twine due to the solid play of the goalies. Alessandro Gruosso made 18 saves in the contest for Guelph while the Gryphs fired 28 shots at the Oakville tender. Read More