The Leamington Flyers easily downed the visiting Strathroy Rockets 5-1 at the Highbury Canco Arena in Leamington at the Flyers’ home opener on September 17, 2015 in Western Conference action of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League.

The Flyers outshot the Rockets 40-19 leading by period scores of 2-0 and 4-0.

The Flyers revealed their 2014-15 Bill Weir Cup Championship banner prior to the start of the game.  Leamington has captured both the regular season and playoff season championships the past two seasons and are off to a perfect 3-0 start at the beginning of the 2015-16 season.

The myFM Players of the Game:  J.P. Grineau (Leamington), Dalton Goode (Strathroy)

The myFM Hardest Working Player: Dane Gubbels (Strathroy Rockets)

The myFM Play of the Game:  Leamington Flyers’ Mark Gangnon’s second goal of the game from a lovely slap-pass from J.P Grineau.

David Honsberger

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