Windsor - November 10, 2013 - Ryan Foss scored the only goal in a shootout, as the Spitfires came back to beat the Plymouth Whalers, 4-3, at the Compuware Arena on Saturday night.
Remy Giftopoulos, Cristiano DiGiacinto and Josh Ho-Sang had the other goals for Windsor (11-6-0-0), which won its seventh straight game.
Trailing 3-2 in the third period, Ho-Sang scored a highlight reel goal that tied the game with 5:07 to play.
Overtime solved nothing, setting the stage for Foss to win it with a nifty deke on Alex Nedeljkovic (31 saves). Dalen Kuchmey made 22 saves in the win.
Mitch Jones, Victor Crus Rydberg and Mathieu Henderson had the goals for Plymouth (7-12-0-0), who lost to the Spitfires for the third time this season.
The Spits are back at it Sunday afternoon, as the London Knights visit the WFCU Centre.
Gametime is 2:05.
PLY JONES (2) (VILARDI, RATHGEB) 5:20 PP
WSR GIFTOPOULOS (RYCHEL, EBERT) 11:29 PP
WSR DIGIACINTO (6) (JANES, VERBEEK) 7:08 PP
PLY CRUS RYDBERG (4) (HIDDINK, RATHGEB) 7:50
PLY HENDERSON (2) (CRUS RYDBERG, JONES) 14:21 PP
WSR HO-SANG (10) (GIFTOPOULOS) 14:53
SHOOTOUT WINNER: RYAN FOSS
SHOTS: WSR 10 - 9 - 13 - 2 = 34, PLY 9 - 9 - 7 - 0 = 25
PPS:WSR 2-FOR-6, PLY 2-FOR-3