by Dominic Tiano (@DominicTiano)
With week 12 of the Ontario Hockey League season completed, it’s time to name out draft eligible 3 stars for the week ending December 8, 2013.
1st Star – Alex Fotinos – Windsor Spitfires: Fotinos started in two games last week for the Spitfires stopping 72 of 75 shots and leading his team to victories. On Thursday, Fotinos stopped 38 of 40 shots he faced in getting a 5-2 victory over the Saginaw Spirit while earning second star honors. On Saturday he stopped 31 of the 32 shots he faced earning the games first star and the victory as Windsor defeated the Kitchener Rangers 2-1.
2nd Star – Nikolay Goldobin – Sarnia Sting: Goldobin scored three times while adding five assists in three games for the Sting. On Thursday Goldobin scored twice while adding an assist in a 5-3 win over the North Bay Battalion and was named the games 1st star. That was followed up on Friday with a goal and 2 assists in a 7-6 overtime loss to the Sudbury Wolves where he was named the games 3rd star. On Sunday, the Sting lost again, this time 7-4 to the Guelph Storm as Goldobin notched another two assists in the loss.
3rd Star – Andrew Mangiapane – Barrie Colts: Mangiapane finished the week with 2 goals, 4 assists and was a plus 8 in three games last week. On Friday he notched a goal and an assist in Barrie’s 5-2 loss to the Kingston Frontenacs. On Saturday, Barrie rebounded with a 5-1 win over the Belleville Bulls with Mangiapane adding an assist. On Sunday, he was named the game’s 2nd star after scoring once and adding two assists in a 7-2 win over the Ottawa 67’s