(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Spitfires new captain, Aaron Luchuk, laced up the skates for a pre-season game, on September 15, and led the OHL club to a 5-2 victory over the Sarnia Sting. Luchuk had a pair of goals in the 1st period while Matthew McDougall, Igor Larionov, and Joseph Mizzi netted singles.
The snipes by Larionov and Mizzi were just 20 seconds apart and led to the replacement of Sarnia goaltender Aiden Hughes.
Brock Baier made 26 saves in the win.
The two clubs met in Sarnia on Saturday with the Spitfires on the wrong end of a 5-2 decision.
Lucas Patton took the loss in net while Jake Smith and Daniel D’Amico accounted for the Windsor offense.
The Spitfires concluded their pre-season schedule with a 4-1 record and now ready themselves for the season opener at home against Saginaw on September 21. The puck drops at 7:05pm.