Tri Pen Ice three-peat at minor midget provincials
The Tri Pen Ice minor midget hockey team won decisively in the championship game at provincials Feb. 19.
Facing off in Deer Lake against Western, Tri Pen came out on top by a score of 6-1, giving the team its third consecutive provincial title. The team features players from feeder associations in Harbour Grace, Bay Roberts, Marystown, Bonavista and Clarenville.
Tri Pen recorded three wins and a loss in round-robin play. It opened the tournament Friday morning against Central, defeating that team soundly 11-1. Later that evening, Tri Pen beat Western 9-6.
On Saturday, a strong squad representing Avalon claimed the lone victory of the weekend against the Ice, winning 4-1. Prior to Sunday’s final, Tri Pen crushed Labrador 8-3.