SPORTS – Plenty of action in the Northern Ontario Junior ‘A’ League this weekend
The Espanola Express had two franchise records broken this weekend. Collage by Rosalind Russell - images used with permissions
Bret McInall’s franchise-record 24th tally of the season in overtime, lifted the Espanola Express to a 2-1 triumph over the Blind River Beavers Friday in Espanola.
Joel Rainville also sets a franchise record with most wins in a season by a goalie for the Express with Friday’s win.
Then, the Powassan Voodoos won handily over the Express 7-3 Saturday.
But, the Express capped off their weekend beating the Elliot Lake Wildcats 2-1.
The Rayside-Balfour Canadians shut out the Wildcats 6-0 Saturday.
The league also announced the make-up game between the Wildcats and Beavers will be tomorrow evening at the Centennial Arena in Elliot Lake.