DAN CEARNS The Standard
SCUGOG: The Port Perry MoJacks lost their lone game this past week and had another game postponed. The MoJacks faced the Clarington Eagles in a game at the Garnet B. Rickard complex on Thursday, November 28th. The Eagles quickly jumped to a 2 to 0 lead after the first period. Over two minutes into the second period, the Eagles struck again, expanding the MoJacks deficit to 3 to 0. A little over five minutes later, Clarington put the puck in the net once again, making it a 4 to 0 game for the opposition. With less than four and a half minutes left on the clock, Owen Hurtibese took advantage of a MoJack power play, cutting the deficit to 4 to 1. Less than a minute and a half later, Hurtibese put the puck in the back of Clarington’s net again, cutting the Eagles lead in half 4 to 2. But, a minute and a half later, the Eagles scored an insurance goal, making it 5 to 2 after 40 minutes of play. There were no goals scored in the third period, and the MoJacks fell to the Eagles 5 to 2. On Sunday, December 1st, the MoJacks announced their home game was to be held that day against the Campbellford Rebels was postponed due to the snowstorm that hit Ontario.
One Timers: – The MoJacks next game is in Apsley against the North Kawartha Knights on Saturday, December 7th at 7:25 p.m. – The next MoJacks home game at Scugog Arena is on Sunday, December 8th against the Lakefield Chiefs at 2:25 p.m. – The MoJacks recently announced they signed veteran defenceman Christian Streef