A five-goal second period helped propel the Emo Esso Leafs to an 11-1 blow-out over Fort Frances in Atom hockey action.
Nathan DeBungee led the way with a hat trick while Tyler Kinnear added a pair of goals. Maverick Judson, Ryan Witherspoon, Brock Benjamin, Tyler Cottan, Riley Caul, and Matt Reck rounded out the scoring.
Brendon Bruyere tallied midway through the third to spoil Emo’s shutout bid.
In Novice action, the Emo Wings flew past Emo OPP 4-3 on Josh Pollard’s game-winner with about two minutes to play in regulation time.
Jared Baker (two) and Justin Donaldson also scored for the Wings while Tyler Huntley, Cole Benjamin, and Jordan Davis replied for the OPP.
But it was a different story for the Wings against West End Motors (Fort Frances), who skated away with a 3-0 victory on goals by Ben Drazenovich (two) and Darren Foster.
Meanwhile, Fort Frances scored with less than a minute to go to earn a 2-2 tie with the Emo Blues. D. Starling and T. Windigo tallied for the visitors, with Matthew Meyers netting both Emo markers.
In another close game, the visiting Sharks (Fort Frances) nipped the Emo Predators 2-1 on goals by Calder and Larson. Elijah Smith replied for Emo.
In Midget play, the Emo Blues came out on the short end of a 6-1 score against the Bantam B•Macs (Fort Frances). Ian Lockman led the Fort squad with two goals, with Andrew Wiersema, Joel Burghardt, Kris Esselink, and AJ Tucker also hitting the twine.
Whitebear Copenace got Emo’s lone marker in the second.
Finally, the Bantam/Midget girls challenged the Emo Cowboys to a scrimmage, falling 6-0. Jeremy Hyatt and Jon Woodgate each had a pair of goals in that one while Jason Caul and Jeff LaFleur added singles.