HAGERSVILLE – The Jr. C Hagersville Hawks made up some ground between themselves and the second place Port Dover Sailors Saturday night in Hagersville by defeating the Sailors 7-1. The win improves the Hawks to 3-4-0-1 records so far, who sit tied with Glanbrook for fourth place.
Matt Weston scored the only goal of the first period with 36 seconds remaining to give the Hawks a 1-0 lead to take to the dressing room. Weston opened the second period with a powerplay marker before Ralph Taggart, Callum Smith and Westley Fritz closed the second with Hagersville leading 5-0.
Travis Walker put the Sailors on the scoreboard at 7:34 from Colin Montour and Colton McLeod, but that was the Sailors’ only as Tyler Nagy and Derek Friesen scored the Hawks sixth and seventh goals for the7-1 win.