Alberton hosting midget AAA hockey; Montague hosting bantam AAA female
Two Atlantic hockey championships begin today on opposite ends of Prince Edward Island.
The Atlantic midget AAA tournament is in Alberton and the bantam AAA female event is in Montague. Each championship has two teams from P.E.I. and one each from New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador.
The tournaments conclude on Sunday.
The Western Regals are hosting the midget event. They defeated the Mid-Isle Matrix in five games to win the provincial championship.
The Matrix is also in the Atlantics as the second Island squad.
The Matrix begins the tournament in the opener at 1 p.m. against the St. Johnâ€™s Marshalls before meeting the Regals at 8 p.m.
The bantam AAA female Atlantics begin today in Montague.
The Kings County Kings and the Central Storm will represent P.E.I.
The Kings swept the Storm 3-0 in the provincial final.
The Storm plays the first game at 2 p.m. against Nova Scotia and the Kings at 7 p.m.
Atlantic Midget AAAâ€ˆHockey
Due to the snowstorm, the Midget AAA Atlantic Hockey Championship schedule has been revised.
The following is the new schedule, released Wednesday afternoon. All games at the Jacques Cartier Arena in Alberton.
1 p.m. - St. John's Marshalls vs. Mid-Isle Matrix
4 p.m. - Bedford vs. Saint John Warriors
8 p.m. - Mid-Isle Matrix vs. Western Regals
10 a.m. - Saint John Warriors vs. St. John's Marshalls
1 p.m. - Western Regals vs. Bedford
4 p.m. - Saint John Warriors vs. Mid-Isle Matrix
7 p.m. - St. John's Marshalls vs. Western Regals
9 a.m. - Mid-Isle Matrix vs. Bedford
Noon - Western Regals vs. Saint John Warriors
3 p.m. - Bedford vs. St. John's Marshalls
10 a.m. - Semifinal.
1 p.m. - Final.
Bantam AAAâ€ˆFemale Hockey
Following is the schedule for the Atlantic bantam AAA female hockey championship in Montague:
2 p.m. - TASA (N.S.) vs. Central (P.E.I.)
4 p.m. - Eastern (N.L.) vs. Fundy (N.B.)
7 p.m. - Kings County (host) vs. Central (P.E.I.)
10 a.m. - Fundy (N.B.) vs. TASA (N.S.)
12 p.m. - Kings County (host) vs. Eastern (N.L.)
4 p.m. - Central (P.E.I.) vs. Fundy (N.B.)
6 p.m. - TASA (N.S.) vs. Kings County (host)
11 a.m. - Central (P.E.I.) vs. Eastern (N.L.)
1 p.m. - Fundy (N.B.) vs. Kings County (host)
3 p.m. - Eastern (N.L.) vs. TASA (N.S.)
10 a.m. - Bronze medal game
12 p.m. - Championship game