(FOREST, ON) – The Predators’ Ryan Rotondi scored at 18:27 of the first period assisted by Cody Trowell to take a 1-0 lead. The Rockets came backwit six goals in the second period from Justin Thomas, Ryan Field, Jacob Baribeau and Brian Bronan. The Predators’ Nick Erb scored assisted by Ryan Rotondi and Cody Trowell at 18:13 to end the second period 4-2 Strathroy. Shots on net were 17-14 Strathroy.
The Predators came out flying in the second, outshooting the Rockets 13-7. Ferdinando Colella scored the Preds only goal of the second period assisted by Corey Pawley to end the second period 4-3 Strathroy.
The Rockets’ Brian Brosnan scored his second of the game at 19:13 followed by Ryan Fields to end the game with a 6-3 win for Strathroy.
Total shots on net were 40-34 for the Predators.
“We didn’t score on our chances and we didn’t get the goaltending we needed to win the game” said Head Coach Mark Davis.