Cole Purboo of the Windsor Spitfires. (Photo courtesy of Aaron Bell via OHL Images)

Greyhounds edge Spitfires 4-3

The Windsor Spitfires suffered a narrow 4-3 loss to the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds on Friday.

The Greyhounds scored early in the first period to take the lead, but Luke Boka scored 14:06 into the frame to tie things up. The Greyhounds added one more before the second for a 2-1 lead.

The Spitfires tied the game again with a goal from Will Cuylle 4:06 into the second, but the Greyhounds scored another two back-to-back goals to hold a two goals advantage.

Cole Purboo scored for Windsor 6:32 into the final frame, but the Spitfires came up short in the final minutes to fall with a one-goal deficit.

The Greyhounds outshot the Spitfires 42-24, while Windsor goaltender Colton Incze made 38 saves.

The Spitfires are headed to Saginaw on Saturday to battle the Spirit at 7:05 p.m.