73's Double Ayr 4-2

The Essex 73's beat the Ayr Centennials last night 4-2 to take a 3-1 series lead in their Schmalz Cup semi-finals.

The game was scoreless after a period, and 2-1 Essex after two.

William Stadder, Luke Gecse, Dalton Langlois and Michael Vieira scored for the 73's, who will have a shot to advance to the Provincial final with a win in Ayr tomorrow night.

Goaltender Tyler Ryan had a relatively easy night needing to make only 20 saves.

The series will gets either Port Hope or Alliston in the final.