KINGSTON, Ont. - Joseph Blandisi capped off his hat trick in style on Friday night.
Blandisi had a short-handed goal in the third period for his third of the game, and it proved to be the winner for the Barrie Colts in a 5-4 win over the Kingston Frontenacs in Ontario Hockey League play.
Garrett Hooey and Andrew Mangiapane also scored for the Colts (7-4-1).
Robert Polesello had a hat trick of his own in the loss for the Frontenacs (5-4-1). Juno Lammikko had the other goal for Kingston.
Jordan DeKort turned aside nine shots for the win while Jeremy Helvig suffered the loss, making 31 saves.
The Frontenacs were successful on 2 of 7 power-play opportunities while Barrie was scoreless on two attempts.
BATTALION 6 ICEDOGS 2
ST. CATHARINES, Ont. ? Alex Henriksson struck twice to help get North Bay by the IceDogs.
David Sherman, Jared Steege, Zach Bratina and Nick Paul also chipped in for the Battalion (5-2-3).
Anthony DiFruscia and Hayden McCool scored for Niagara (2-10-0).
WHALERS 5 STEELHEADS 0
PLYMOUTH, Mich. ??? Matt Mistele and Will Bitten both had two goals for the Whalers as they shut out Mississauga.
Matthew Campagna added another while Sonny Milano had three assists for Plymouth (6-5-1).
Alex Nedeljkovic made 16 saves for the shutout while Cameron Zanussi kicked out 30 shots for the Steelheads (4-4-0).
OTTERS 6 GREYHOUNDS 4
SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. ??? Dylan Strome struck twice for Erie as they edged the Greyhounds.
Taylor Raddysh, Trent Fox, Nick Betz and Connor McDavid all found the back of the net for the Otters (10-0-1).
Edmonton Oilers prospect Darnell Nurse scored his first of the year for Sault Ste. Marie (9-3-0). Colton White, Blake Speers and Jean Dupuy rounded out the attack.
BULLS 4 STING 3 (SO)
SARNIA, Ont. ??? Brett Welychka had the winning goal in the shootout for Belleville in its victory over the Sting.
Justin Lemcke, Remi Elie and Jordan Subban all scored in regulation for the Bulls (9-2-0).
Anthony DeAngelo, Brandon Lindberg and Pavel Zacha all had a goal for Sarnia (4-5-2).
STORM 5 SPITFIRES 2
GUELPH, Ont. ??? Pius Suter scored three times as the Storm skated past Windsor.
Phil Baltisberger and James McEwan supplied the rest of the Guelph (7-3-0) offence.
Sam Povorozniouk had two goals for the Spitfires (3-7-1).
ATTACK 4 RANGERS 3 (SO)
KITCHENER, Ont. ??? Petrus Palmu found the back of the net in the shootout to lift Owen Sound over the Rangers.
Thomas Schemitsch, Ethan Szypula and Keenan Reynolds also scored for the Attack (7-3-3).
Brandon Robinson, Darby Llewellyn and Mike Davies chipped in for Kitchener (5-3-3).
KNIGHTS 5 67's 2
LONDON, Ont. ??? Aaron Berisha struck twice in the first period for the Knights as they beat Ottawa.
Kevin Kilma, Christian Dvorak and Michael McCarron all had a goal for London (5-6-0).
Travis Barron and Sam Studnicka both scored for the 67's (4-6-0).
PETES 6 WOLVES 4
SUDBURY, Ont. ??? Nick Ritchie had a goal and an assist to help lead Peterborough by the Wolves.
Steven Varga, Josh MacDonald, Greg Betzold, Josh Maguire and Michael Clarke also scored for the Petes (2-5-3).
Nicholas Baptiste struck twice for Sudbury (1-11-0) with Jacob Harris and Matt Schmalz also chipping in.
GENERALS 8 SPIRIT 5
OSHAWA, Ont. ????????? Mitchell Vande Sompel scored once and added four assists as the Generals got by Saginaw.
Cole Cassels had two goals for Oshawa (11-1-1) while Josh Sterk, Tobias Lindberg, Jose Manchurek, Hunter Smith and Sam Harding rounded out the attack.
Connor Brown recorded a hat trick for the Spirit (5-6-1) with Dylan Sadowy and Devon Paliani also responding.