Published on December 30, 2010
Published on March 04, 2016
Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild forward Brendan Shea, 11, battles with Calen MacInnis of the Charlottetown Robin’s Donuts Islanders for possession of the puck. The action took place during Game 1 of the provincial major midget hockey championship series in Kensington on Feb. 27.
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It’s championship Sunday for a trio of Prince Edward Island basketball teams while a hockey squad looks to claim a provincial title.
The UPEI Panthers men’s basketball team meets Dalhousie in the Atlantic University Sport final at 4:30 p.m. at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.
Dalhousie finished first in the regular season while UPEI was second. The Tigers swept both games from UPEI this year.
The Holland College Hurricanes hoops squads are also championship titles at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax.
The women’s team plays the Crandall Chargers at 1 p.m. in the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association final while the men meet the host Mystics at 3:30 p.m.
The Hurricanes swept all three games from the Chargers this season, including a 79-70 overtime win on Nov. 21 and a 72-66 win on Feb. 27.
The Mystics, who will be playing their third game in as many days, handed the Hurricanes their only loss of the regular season, 74-64 on Jan. 30 in Halifax.
The Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild looks to complete the sweep of the Charlottetown Robins Donut Islanders in the Prince Edward Island major midget hockey final today.
Game time is 1:45 p.m. at MacLauchlan Arena.
Kensington has won the first three games of the best-of-seven final by scores of 2-1, 9-2 and 5-0.
The winner advances to the Atlantic championship in St. John’s, N.L., March 31 to April 3.