Oct. 4/18 – SSM (2) – PBO (5)
Detroit Red Wings prospect and newly named captain Zach Gallant (1, 2, 3) scored his first OHL hat-trick, connecting with linemate Nick Isaacson who netted three assists in a 5-2 win over the visiting Soo Greyhounds. Hunter Jones made 34 saves in goal while Pavel Gogolev (1) and Chad Denault (2) joined in on the offence. The Petes outshot the Hounds 44-36 as Matthew Villalta made 39 saves in a losing cause. Zack Trott (2) and Morgan Frost (3) were Sault Ste. Marie goal-scorers as the Hounds dropped their second straight decision, falling to 2-2-1-0. The Petes lead the East Division with a 4-1 record.