Ban­tam A Sub­way Selects win sil­ver

The News (New Glasgow) - - SPORTS -

The Fundy High­land Ban­tam A Sub­way Selects came oh-so-close to gold at the Sub­way Cup last week­end.

The fe­male hockey tour­na­ment took place at the Pic­tou County Well­ness Cen­tre from Jan. 4 to 6 and the ban­tam A girls won all three of their games to make it to the cham­pi­onship game, where they ul­ti­mately lost in a shootout.

They started the tour­na­ment with two games on Fri­day, with the first one a 4-0 vic­tory over Metro East In­ferno Red. Olivia Marks had a hat trick and Mal­lory Sang­ster also scored. As­sists went to Jessa MacKeil and Natasha Hahn. Kylee Alexan­der earned the shutout in net and took player of the game hon­ours.

Their se­cond game on Fri­day saw them han­dle the Yar­mouth West­ern Rip­tide White 6-0. Scor­ing for Fundy was MacKeil and Marks, both with two goals, while sin­gles went to Cam­ryn Wright and Lu­cia Ma­son. As­sists went to Marks andMa­son. Myah Ernst earned the shutout in net and Marks was player of the game.

On Satur­day, the Selects de­feated Colch­ester 5-1. Marks had a pair of goals, sin­gles to Hahn, Tay­lor Toole and Emma Ma­cLeod. As­sists to Raleigh Mac­Don­ald, MacKeil and Marks. Alexan­der got the win in goal. Player of the game was Jana Cameron.

In the cham­pi­onship game on Sun­day, they faced Yar­mouth again.

In an ex­cit­ing game, the Selects came from be­hind to tie the con­test 3-3. Scor­ing for Fundy were Hahn, with two goals, and a sin­gle to MacKeil. As­sists went to Mag­gie Ma­cLean and MacKeil. The game went to over­time and then was de­cided by a shootout. The shootout went to sud­den death with Marks and Jessa MacKeil get­ting goals. In the hard-fought bat­tle, they came up short with the fi­nal score 4-3 for the Rip­tides. Tay­lor Toole re­ceived player of the game.

SUB­MIT­TED

Fundy High­land Ban­tam A Sub­way Selects earned sil­ver at the re­cent Sub­way Cup fe­male hockey tour­na­ment. The Selects lost in a shootout to Yar­mouth in the fi­nal. Mem­bers of the lo­cal club are, front row, from left, Kylee Alexan­der and Myah Ernst; mid­dle row, Alyssa Ells, Ash­lyn Bona, Natasha Hahn, Mag­gie Ma­cLean, Anna Ste­wart and Olivia Marks; back row, Camyrn Wright, Tay­lor DeCoste, coach Stephen Alexan­der, Jessa MacKeil, Tay­lor Toole, Mal­lory Sang­ster, coach Tom Hahn, Emma Ma­cLeod, Lu­cia Ma­son, Jana Cameron, Raleigh Mac­Don­ald and coach An­nika Ma­son. Miss­ing from photo is Frankie Hay­man.

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