Spits End Preseason Series With A Win

Windsor Spitfires' players lean over the bench during a home game, March 6, 2014. (photo by Mike Vlasveld)

The Windsor Spitfires wrapped up their preseason home-and-home series with a 5-2 win against the Plymouth Whalers.

During the game on Thursday at the WFCU Centre, the Whalers scored late in the first period and early in the second to give them the lead. However, the Spits were able to score once early in the second and then another four consecutive goals in the final 26 minutes to defeat Plymouth.

Markus Soberg, Josh Ho-Sang, Nikita Yazkov, Cristiano DiGiacinto and Trevor Murphy each scored one goal for the Spits.

The Spitfires kick off a home-and-home series against the Sarnia Sting September 10 at 7:05pm at the WFCU Centre.