Knights win hockey opener


The Kincardine District Secondary School Knights opened the season with a 7-5 win yesterday in Meaford.

KDSS controlled the play in Thursday’s game against the Georgian Bay Secondary School Vikings from the start. The Knights built up a 7-3 lead and the Vikings scored a pair of late goals to make it close.

Brandon Mullen scored twice and added an assist for the Knights.

Other KDSS goals were from Scott Beaton, Garret Meurs, Charles Palmer, Jared Colling and Josh Gauthier.

Meurs had three helpers to finish with four points in the game. Other assists went to Beaton, Zac MacIntosh and Shawn Stewart.

The Knights do not play next week, but have two home games the following week. KDSS will host St. Mary’s of Owen Sound Dec. 1 and Walkerton District Secondary School Wednesday, Dec. 3.

Both games begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Davidson Centre.