Ramblers defeat Capitals in overtime
AMHERST, N.S. – The Amherst Ramblers edged the Summerside D. Alex MacDonald Ford Western Capitals 4-3 in overtime on Wednesday night.
Both Maritime Junior Hockey League teams dressed rookieladen lineups for their first exhibition game.
At the Amherst Stadium, Callum MacPherson, Josh MacDonald and Zach Thususka scored for the Caps, who jumped out to a 2-0 first-period lead. The teams went into the intermissions tied 2-2 and 3-3. The Caps are back in action tonight in New Glasgow, N.S., against the Pictou County Crushers. The Caps will host the Crushers at Eastlink Arena on Saturday at 7 p.m.