SARNIA, Ont. - Reid Boucher had a hat trick as the Sarnia Sting edged the Kitchener Rangers 4-3 Saturday night in Ontario Hockey League action.
Highly touted prospect Nail Yakupov had a goal and two assists, while Charle Sarault had two assists for the Sting (4-1-1), who have won 3 straight games.
Andrew Crescenzi, Brent Pedersen and Michael Catenacci short-handed, scored for the Rangers (3-2-0).
Former Kitchener netminder Brandon Maxwell, facing his former team for the first time stopped 23 shots for the win. John Gibson took the loss for the Rangers despite stopping 36 of 40 shots faced.
The Sting scored twice in nine chances with the man advantage, while Kitchener finished the night 0-for-5.