Saginaw opened the scoring around ten minutes in with a goal from Owen Tippett. This was soon followed by a pair of goals by Cole Coskey and Reagan O’Grady to put the Spirit ahead 3-0 after one.
In the second, Saginaw padded their lead with goals from Jake Goldowski and Damien Giroux, and Erie broke through with a goal from Danial Singer to make it 5-1 going into the final period.
In the third period, Danny Katic would find the back of the net for Saginaw, and Daniel D’Amato would add a second goal for Erie, who would lose this one 6-2 in Saginaw.
Erie will be back in action on Thursday, January 24th when they head to Niagara to take on the Ice Dogs at 7PM.
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