Saturday, 09.10.2005 / 12:00 AM ET / News
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Rookie camp tryout invitee Geoff Platt scored a goal for the third consecutive game, lifting his CBJ Rookie Tournament-leading total to seven, but it wasn’t enough as the Detroit Red Wing rookies prevailed, 7-1, at the Traverse City Rookie Camp on Saturday. The CBJ rookie record falls to 3-1-0 as the rookie tournament comes to a close.

Mike Ullrich scored for the Red Wing rookies at 1:53, putting Detroit ahead 1-0 in the first period. A wild second period saw Detroit and Columbus combine to score six times on 31 shots on goal, while combining for 12 penalties and 33 PIM. Derek Meech and Patrick Jarret tallied goals in the first three minutes of the period for the Red Wings, to put Detroit up 3-0.

Platt then scored an unassisted goal to bring the CBJ Rookies within two, at 3-1. Detroit would go on to score four more times, highlighted by Robin Big Snake’s two-goal night.

Platt, a 5-9 center from Mississauga, Ontario, has led all CBJ rookies in goals, with seven, highlighted by his four-goal effort against the Tampa Bay Lightning rookies on Wednesday. Kirill Starkov paced Columbus with five shots on goal. is the official Web site of the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Columbus Blue Jackets and are trademarks of The Columbus Blue Jackets Hockey Club.  NHL and the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup are registered trademarks and the NHL Shield and NHL Conference logos are trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P.  Copyright © 2015 Columbus Blue Jackets Hockey Club and the National Hockey League.  All Rights Reserved. View the Columbus Blue Jackets Privacy Policy AdChoices Terms of Service
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