Josh Williams stops 43 as Nelson Leafs rout Fernie 7-3

Sawyer Hunt scored twice for the Leafs in the blowout

Josh Williams made 43 saves as the Nelson Leafs steamrolled the Ghostriders 7-3 on Friday in Fernie.

Sawyer Hunt scored twice, while Dash Thompson, Jaiden LaPorte, Mitchell Lavoie, Justin Podgorenko, and David Sanchez also had singles for the Leafs (21-6-2).

Ryan Partaker, Cory Caldwell and Mitch Titus each scored for Fernie (8-14-3) in the second period, while Broc Merkl finished with 32 saves.

The Leafs are back on the ice tonight at home against the Castlegar Rebels.



tyler.harper@nelsonstar.com

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