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Essex Defeats Petrolia 4-1

The Essex 73s dominated the last two periods to land a 4-1 win against the Flyers Tuesday night.

Petrolia scored first to take a 1-0 lead in the first period. But Essex scored twice in the second period and twice in the third to win 4-1.

William Stadder had a hat trick to lead the 73s..

Essex’s goalie Jax D’Hondt stopped all but one of Petrolia’s 26 shots.

Essex travels to Lakeshore Friday night, while Petrolia hosts Amherstburg on Thursday.