Summerside closes out regular season with road loss
The Southside Lynx closed out the regular season in the Razzy’s P.E.I. Junior C Hockey League Monday on a winning note.
The Lynx outlasted the Sherwood Falcons 9-5 at the Cody Banks Arena to finish the regular season in first place with a 23-2-3 record.
Joel MacIsaac (2-1), Rob Miller (2), Cody Dawson (1-2), Ivan MacPhail (1-1), Marshall Mayne, Andy Murphy and Alex MacLeod scored for the Lynx. Other assists went to Marshall Thomas (2), Colton Dawson (2), Spencer Dougay, Sawyer Mayne, Taylor Buote and Brandon Green.
Joe Ready (2), Zach MacDonald, Zac Mella and Jacob MacLean countered for the Falcons (3-22-2). Joel Doran (3), Zack Gould (2), Nathan Stewart and Owen Wilson chipped in with assists.
The Lynx exploded to a 7-3 lead after the opening 20 minutes, and took an 8-3 cushion into the second intermission.
Dylan Garnhum earned the win.
Belfast 8, Summerside 4
BELFAST – The Summerside Source for Capitals completed regular-season play on a losing note Sunday night.
The Capitals, who dropped an 8-4 road decision to the Belfast Sabres, completed the regular season in fourth place at 16-11-1. Belfast is second at 19-8-1.
Jack Panting scored a hat trick to lead the Sabres in the finale, and Cody Garnhum chipped in with five points – one goal and four assists. Nolan Irving (1-3), Ben Nabuurs (1-1), Colin McGuirk and Jared Fraser rounded out Belfast’s scoring. Matthew Glover (2), Mike MacQullian (2), Cody McGuirk and Brady Doiron were credited with assists.
For the Capitals, Johnny Johnson (2), Nathan McInnis and Cameron Arsenault found the back of the net. Greg Arsenault (2), Ryan MacArthur, Brittan Turner, Matt MacDonald and Cody Arsenault chipped in with helpers.
The Sabres built period advantages of 2-1 and 4-2.
Winning goaltender was Ben Ladner, and Catlin Sonier took the loss.