BELLEVILLE, Ont. - Alan Quine had three goals and an assist for the Belleville Bulls as they handed the Ottawa 67's an 8-5 loss Wednesday night in Ontario Hockey League action.
Jacob Middleton, Mark Petaccio, Ryan Van Stralen, Joseph Blandisi and Dante Salituro all scored for Ottawa (15-39-4), which has now lost five in a row.
Belleville jumped out to a 2-0 start in the first but Middleton cut in to the lead before the period ended with his first OHL-career goal.
There was no shortage of offence in the second period with both teams combining for eight goals. Simmonds highlighted the offensive explosion with back-to-back goals nine seconds apart to break the game open as the Bulls took a 7-4 lead into the third period.
Belleville goaltender Charlie Graham made 31 saves in the win.