Petitcodiac-Salisbury, East Hants and Bedford win Bluenose titles
Isaac Lewis recovered from a hard hit in the biggest way scoring the game-winner midway through overtime to lift the Salisbury-Petitcodiac Flyers to a 3-2 win over the Queens County Cougars in the Midget A final at the 53rd Carter’s Cresting Bluenose Minor Hockey Tournament on Oct. 21.
Lewis took a hard hit along the boards late in the third period and limped to the bench, but in overtime took a pass from Kyler Lively to beat Cougars’ goalie Keigan Sears to win the game. Tye Munroe also added an assist.
Taylor Black and Joel Steeves also scored for the Flyers.
Taylor Goodick scored both goals for the Cougars, including a goal late in the third period to force the extra period.
In the Peewee AAA final, Peyton Cannon scored in the third period to lift the East Hants Penguins to a 2-1 win over the Glace Bay Miners.
Jack Livingstone also scored for the Penguins while Ryland Hanrahan scored for Glace Bay.
Ryan Walsh and Jacob MacAulay each had a goal and an assist as the Bedford Blues defeated the Yarmouth Mariners 5-4 in the Peewee A final.
Jake Roy, Rowan Houlihan and Brody Hilton-King also scored for Bedford while Blake Newell had three goals for Yarmouth and Ben Lyons scored once.
The Bedford Blues defeated Yarmouth 5-4 to capture the Peewee A championship at the 53rd Carter’s Cresting Bluenose Minor Hockey Tournament. Members of the team include, in no order, Madyson Boudreau, Miles Chute, Gavin Graves, Rowan Houlihan, Thomas Huy Tran, Austin Warren, Nicholas Bowes, Gabriel Henry, Brody Hilton-King, Jacob MacAulay, Cameron MacPhee, Jake Roy, Linden Simpson, Sebastien Villeneuve, Ryan Walsh, Ryan Donovan and Aidan Hibberts. Coaches include Eric Graves, Eric Villeneuve, Mark Warren, Mike Henry and Jackie Simpson.