PLYMOUTH, Mich. - Stefan Noesen scored three goals and assisted on one more as the Plymouth Whalers crushed the Saginaw Spirit 7-3 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.
Mitchell Heard had two goals and an assist for the Whalers (24-9-3) while Matthew Mistele and Beau Schmitz added singles. Garret Meurs chipped in with four assists.
Jimmy Lodge, Anthony Camara and Vincent Trocheck each scored for the Spirit (15-19-2).
Matt Mahalak made 30 saves for the win as Tadeas Galanksy allowed all seven goals against on 41 shots.
Plymouth went 1-for-3 on the power play while Saginaw scored once on four chances with the man advanatage.