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Agozzino scores winner in shootout as the IceDogs beat the Majors 6-5

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MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Andrew Agozzino scored the shoot-out winner and also added a goal and an assist in regulation to lead the Niagara IceDogs to a 6-5 victory over the Mississauga St. Michael's Majors in Friday's Ontario Hockey League tilt at the Hershey Centre.

Alex Friesen scored a goal and two assists for the IceDogs (21-12-3) while Joel Wigle, Carter Verhaeghe and Brock Beukeboom scored the others.

Riley Brace had two goals and two assists to lead the Majors (17-14-5) as Jamie Wise and Jordan Mayer scored a goal and an assist each. Scott Teskey rounded out the scoring for Mississauaga.

Niagara goalie Christopher Festarini stopped 22 shots for the win while Mississauga starter J.P. Anderson allowed four goals on 18 shots before being pulled in favour of Taylor Edwards, who turned aside 13 of 14 shots.

The IceDogs went 1-for-5 with the man advantage as the Majors scored twice on seven power-play opportunities.

Mayer, a fifth-year forward, became his franchise's longest serving player all time with 263 career games played in a St. Mike's uniform. The honour was previously held by Darryl Boyce, who played 262 games with the Majors from 2001 to 2005.

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