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Scheifele, Hall each have six points in Colts' 7-3 win over 67's

Thursday, 10.18.2012 / 10:14 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Scheifele, Hall each have six points in Colts' 7-3 win over 67's

BARRIE, Ont. - Mark Scheifele and Zach Hall had six points apiece to lead the Barrie Colts to a 7-3 victory over the Ottawa 67's in Ontario Hockey League action Thursday night.

Scheifele scored a hat trick and had three assists, while Hall scored twice and added four assists. Anthony Camara, also with three assists, and Tyson Fawcett each scored singles for Barrie (9-2-0), which is now on an eight-game winning streak.

Fawcett's goal was the first of his OHL career.

Andreas Athanasiou picked up an assist for Barrie, extending his points streak to nine games.

Remy Giftopoulos, Tyler Graovac and Cody Ceci replied for Ottawa (3-7-0), while Sean Monahan and Jake Cardwell chipped in with two assists apiece.

Both Graovac and Camara scored their 10th goals of the season, tying them for the OHL lead.

The game featured the league's top two power plays, and they did not disappoint. Barrie went 5 for 8 on the man advantage while the 67's finished the evening at 2 for 4.

Colts goaltender Mathias Niederberger made 41 saves in the win, while Ottawa's Keegan Wilson stopped 32 shots.

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