Deacon tallied three goals over the weekend, helping the Gee-Gees to a pair of victories to begin the pre-season. Deacon scored once in Friday’s 5-4 win at Nipissing and added two more on Saturday night in a 4-3 victory over Laurentian. The speedy and hard-working 6-foot forward showed his fitness as well, making him a standout. The native of Port Williams, N.S., had five goals during the 2016-17 regular season and is studying Economics. Ottawa hosts the AHL’s Belleville Senators on Friday night at 7:30 at the uOttawa Minto Sports Complex, tickets are available online.