BRANTFORD, ON- The Brantford 99ers are right back in action tonight, playing host to the Milton Menace.
Brantford is less than 24 hours out of a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the Buffalo Jr. Sabres. Evin Kojokaro was the only goal scorer for the 99ers, increasing his point total to 11 on the season in as many games. They are now 6-5-0-0 on the season and sit at 12 points.
Milton is currently riding a 5-game winning streak entering tonight’s contest, with their last victory being a 3-0 shutout win over the Raiders in Georgetown. Justin O’Donnell and Connor Driscoll are tied for team lead in points with 15. The Menace have a record of 9-2-1-0 with 19 points, and currently sit at 2nd place in the West Conference.
This is the 2nd time these teams have met this season, last time it was Brantford skating away with a 4-2 victory at the Milton Memorial Arena. Zack Burleigh stopped 38/40 shots for his first career OJHL victory.
The puck drops at 7:30pm at the Wayne Gretzky Centre.
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