It was a classic case of too little too late for the Barrie Colts as the Flint Firebirds hung on for a 4-3 victory.
The Colts nearly erased the four goal deficit thanks to Jason Willms, Ryan Suzuki and Peter Fleming.
Ethan Keppen had the winner midway through the second period would stand up as the winner. Cody Morgan, Jake Durham and Hunter Holmes collect the other Flint goals.
Emanuel Vella turns aside 37 shots; Jet Greaves takes the loss with 27 stops.
The Colts finish off the weekend in Oshawa against the Generals Sunday night. For tickets to the next home game versus the Kingston Frontenacs on Saturday February 16th, click here
Sunday February 10th @ Oshawa Generals
Wednesday February 13th @ Owen Sound Attack
Thursday February 14th @ Peterborough Petes
Saturday February 16th vs. Kingston Frontenacs
Monday February 18th @ Hamilton Bulldogs
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