Hockey Vikings give up six in third en route to a 7-3 loss at Hants East
LANTZ - The Hants East High Tigers exploded for six third period goals en route to a 7-3 in over the ARHS Vikings in Northern Nova Scotia High School Hockey League action on Saturday.
Jarad Pennell had a goal and an assist for the Tigers, who erased a 3-1 deficit going into the third period with five goals in seven minutes against a short-handed Vikings’ club.
Ryan MacNeil, Joel MacNeil, Sam Abbott, Brendan MacTavish, Chad Nemis, Alex Wellwood and Ryan Jeffries each scored once for Hants East.
Reuben MacKenzie scored two goals for Amherst, one shorthanded, while Brady Davis also scored with Brad Black adding two assists and Kansas Hart and Brody Deegan adding assists.
The Vikings return to action Thursday night in Truro against the CEC Cougars before returning to the Amherst Stadium on Sunday to meet the Dalbrae High Dragons at 5:30 p.m.