Essex Rallies Past Dresden

The Dresden Junior Kings and Essex 73's face off at Essex Memorial Arena. Photo taken February 4, 2014. (Ricardo Veneza)

The Essex 73’s picked up their sixth straight win, getting by the Dresden Kings 7-5.

The Kings jumped out to a 4-1 lead in the first period, but Essex went 4-for-4 on the powerplay to rally for the win.

Phil Janikowski scored twice for the 73’s including the game winner, while Macks Holmes had a goal and two assists for Dresden.

Essex is off until Friday when they take on Alvinston. Dresden is also back on the ice on Friday when they host Mooretown.