A third-period rally led the Wellington Dukes to a 5-3 victory over the visiting St. Michael’s Buzzers in Ontario Junior Hockey League action Tuesday night at Lehigh Arena.
Barret Joynt tied the game at the 9:47 mark of the third and David Campbell tallied the go-ahead goal at 10:38 before later scoring into an empty net with one second remaining on the clock.
Mason Reeves and Jacob Vreugdenhil also scored for the Dukes, which took a 2-1 lead out of the first period, but trailed 3-2 by the end of the season.
Goaltender Ethan Morrow made 22 saves to earn the victory in net to improve his record to 14-5-0 with a 2.52 goals-against average and .914 save percentage.
Wellington (24-12-0-4) will host the Mississauga Chargers (6-30-0-1) this Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. before heading to Trenton on Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. for Game 6 of the Hasty P’s Cup against the Golden Hawks (27-10-0-2).