BARRIE, Ont. - Mark Scheifele and Andreas Athanasiou each had a goal and two assists as the Barrie Colts defeated the visiting Kingston Frontenacs 7-4 in Ontario Hockey League playoff action Saturday night.
Zach Hall added three assists for the Colts, who lead the first-round matchup 2-0.
Sam Bennett contributed with two assists in the loss.
Colts' goaltender Mathias Niederberger made 44 saves in the win. Mike Morrison picked up the loss for the Frontenacs after giving up five goals on 20 shots in 30 minutes of action. Colin Furlong replaced Morrison in the second period and stopped 11-of-13 shots in relief.
Barrie went 2 for 5 on the power play while Kingston scored four times on eight chances with the man advantage.
Game 3 is scheduled for Monday Mar. 25th when the Frontenacs return home to host the Colts at the K-Rock Centre.