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Wallaceburg drops game one at home march 2nd, 2011

It doesn't happen often at home for the Lakers, but they suffered a home loss in game one of their playoff series with the Wheatley Sharks, falling 4-2.

In the first period Wheatley jumped out to an early two goal lead as Trevor Grieve scored to make it 1-0 and 59 seconds later Shawn Quigley made it 2-0 on the powerplay. The Lakers would respond back with quick goals of their own as Nash Lozon made it 2-1, and three minutes later Tyson Isaac tied the game at 2-2.

In the second period Quigley would get his second of the game for the Sharks, putting them back up 3-2. Despite putting 16 shots on goalie Marc Tremblay, the Lakers were not able to find the back of the net for the equalizer in the second.

In the third period Grieve would add his second of the game to put the Sharks up 4-2. The Lakers couldn't come any closer and drop game one 4-2.

Matt Berglund made 31 saves in the loss, while Tremblay stopped 34 shots.

Game two goes March 5th in Wheatley.



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