SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. - Terry Trafford's second goal of the night, at 2:23 of overtime, gave the Saginaw Spirit a 4-3 win over the host Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds on Wednesday in Ontario Hockey League play.
Trafford finished the night with a pair of goals, his first two of the season, and an assist for the Spirit (10-12-3) while linemate Vincent Trocheck added a goal and an assist.
Justin Kea also scored for Saginaw and Jason Shaw chipped in with two assists.
Andrew Fritsch scored twice for the Greyhounds (10-12-2) while Nick Cousins had two assists.
Defenceman Ryan Sproul had a goal and an assist in his first game back from injury to round out Sault Ste. Marie's offence. Sproul missed 16 games with a fractured forearm.
Jake Paterson stopped 41 shots for the win as Justin Nichols made 28 saves in a losing cause.
The Spirit went 0-for-2 on the power play while the Greyhounds scored on their only opportunity with the man advantage.