OSHAWA, Ont. - Brett Parnham recorded a hat trick as the Oshawa Generals defeated the Sarnia Sting 4-1 Friday night in Ontario Hockey League action.
Defenceman Michael Del Zotto, just back from injury, scored the other goal and also had two assists for the Generals (10-11-0-1). Oshawa captain John Tavares had three assists, giving him 34 points, third-best in the league.
Jamie Arniel replied for the Sting (9-9-1-1), breaking Neil Conway's shutout bid on the power play with 3:46 remaining in the game.
Conway stopped 28 shots, while Sarnia netminder Dan Spence made 27 saves.