Andrew Cogliano scored two goals for the Anaheim Ducks in their 2016-17 season opener Thursday at Honda Center but it wasn’t quite enough as the team fell 4-2 to the Dallas Stars.
Cogliano tallied an unassisted goal at 14:09 of the first period to tie the game up at 1-1, then knotted the scored at 2-2 at the 1:01 mark of the third period but the rest of the game was all Dallas.
Ryan Kesler and Jakob Silfverberg had assists on Cogliano’s second goal
In goal, John Gibson made 12 saves for the Ducks. Now 0-1, the Orange County team will next be in action Friday on the road against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
High school football results
Garden Grove defeated Santiago 35-14 in a Garden Grove League football contest Thursday night at GGHS. Ruben Mendoza threw for three touchdowns – two to Brandon Coleman – as the Argonauts improved their record to 5-2 overall and 2-0 in GGL play. The Cavaliers fell to 1-5 and 0-2.
Mendoza threw for 245 yards for Grove, while Angel Tajimaora had 166 yards passing for the Cavaliers.
Panthers forfeit win over Saints
Orange High voluntarily forfeited its 31-29 win over Santa Ana last week when athletic officials realized the Panthers had used an ineligible player.
According to published reports, the player in question had played that week in a freshman game, as well as the varsity contest. The Panthers are now 5-1 overall and 0-1 in the Golden West League standings.