Tri Pen ice Central in bantam competition
The Tri Pen bantam AAA Ice capped off its first game played at the Bay Arena in Bay Roberts this season with a 5-1 victory over Central IcePak on Oct. 19. It was the third game of a weekend series between the two teams, with the first two played at the Clarenville Event Centre. The Tri Pen victory secured a sweep for the Ice. In Clarenville on Oct. 18, the Ice won 4-0 and 3-2. At the Bay Arena, Dawson Mercer (2), Liam Leonard (2) and Shailynn Snow scored for the victors. Riley Petten got the win in goal for Tri Pen. In front of some 400 fans, the Ice showcased an exciting brand of hockey. There were solid hits, great team play and some dazzling shows of skill. The Compass was there and captured these images.
Kyle Tetford lines up for a faceoff during bantam action at the Bay Arena in Bay Roberts on Oct. 19.
Ice defenceman Mason Oates (right) protects the puck from a forechecking Central player.
Do-everything Ice player Shailynn Snow looks for a pass.
Liam Shea is shown here in mid-slapshot swing.
Defenceman Colin Jones watches the play in front of him.
Luke Akerman wins the draw with his Central counterpart.
Dawson Mercer brings the puck off the boards.
Goaltender Riley Petten keeps a keen eye on the play.
Tri Pen bantam AAA Ice defenceman Zach Bennett (centre) makes a move into the Central IcePak zone.