Lynx scratch out win over junior Aces
Three second-period goals salted away a 5-1 win for the Southside MacDonald’s Excavation EF MacPhee Lynx over the Tignish Perry’s Construction Aces in Razzy’s Junior C Hockey League action Sunday in Summerside.
Nick Vandervelden, Michael Lawless (1-1) and Brady Vandervelden (1-2) provided the game-clinching offence, while Ryan Beckingham netted a firstperiod score and Nick Vandervelden chipped in a goal in the third.
Colton Dawson and Tyler Jurkowski each added two assists.
Southside led 1-0 after the first period and 4-0 at the second intermission.
Tignish outshot Southside 3229.
Each team was 1-for-5 on the power play.
Sean MacPhee earned the goaltending win over Avery Arsenault.
In Saturday’s games, the Sherwood Metros downed the Lynx 7-6 in overtime in Crapaud, the North River Flames snuck past the Aces 5-4 in Cornwall and the Belfast Down East Auto Parts Sabres thumped the Morell Flyers 9-1 in Belfast.