Damiani's Late Goal Propels Rangers to Victory over Otters
Kitchener Rangers 4; Erie Otters 3
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GM #36: KITCHENER RANGERS 4; ERIE OTTERS 3
Riley Damiani scored the game winner with 3:51 to play and added an assist as the Kitchener Rangers (23-11-2-0) rallied to defeat the Erie Otters (11-19-5-1), 4-3, in front of 7,042 fans at the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium on Friday night.
The Rangers trailed 2-0 after the first period of play, but exploded with three second period goals to take a 3-2 lead into the third period. After surrendering the game tying goal in the third, Damiani's go-ahead goal proved to be the winner as the Blueshirts earned their third straight victory.
Logan Stanley and Connor Bunnaman also etched the scoresheet, while Cole Carter registered a pair of assists.
Adam Mascherin tallied a goal and an assist in the win, tying a career high 13-game point scoring streak set November 4 - December 7, 2016 where he registered 12 goals and nine assists. During his current streak, the winger has 13 goals and 11 assists for 24 points.
MON. JAN. 1 at PBO
TUES. JAN. 2 vs BAR
FRI. JAN. 5 vs MIS
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