Smolenak, Lawrence score in OHL action Sunday

Lightning 2005 third round pick Radek Smolenak, trying to build on his 32-goals last season, notched his first goal of the year Sunday in a 5-3 Kingston win over Mississauga. Smolenak scored the game’s first goal, 2:20 into the first period and finished plus-one in the game. In all, four Lightning prospects played on Sunday. In other action, the Lightning’s second third round pick in the 2005 draft, Chris Lawrence, scored his first this year as Sault Ste. Marie beat Erie 4-1. Lawrence, who had 11 goals and 40 assists last year, also registered a plus-one rating. Also, Sudbury’s Kevin Beech fell to 0-2 on the year as the Wolves lost to Ottawa 4-3. Beech stopped 28 of 32 shots. Finally, Red Deer defenseman Vladimir Mihalik went scoreless in a 5-1 loss to rival Calgary in WHL action. He was even for the game and did not register a penalty.