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Pride, Wild hit the ice tonight

Charlottetown Bulk Carriers Pride forward Shaul Mitton tries to snap home a rebound from Saint John Vito's goalie Rylan Holder Sunday at MacLauchlan Arena. The Vito's won the New Brunswick/Prince Edward Island Major Midget Hockey League contest 4-1. Jason Malloy/The Guardian
Charlottetown Bulk Carriers Pride forward Shaul Mitton tries to snap home a rebound from Saint John Vito's goalie Rylan Holder Sunday at MacLauchlan Arena. The Vito's won the New Brunswick/Prince Edward Island Major Midget Hockey League contest 4-1. Jason Malloy/The Guardian

Charlottetown in Fredericton, Kensington hosting Moncton in major midget action

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – The Charlottetown Bulk Carriers Pride heads to Fredericton, N.B., today to face the Caps in New Brunswick-P.E.I. Major midget Hockey League action.

Game time is 7 p.m.

It’s one of three games on the night as the Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild host the Moncton Flyers at 7:30 p.m., after the Northern Moose faces the Saint John Vito’s in Bathurst, N.B., starting at 3:40 p.m.

Charlottetown (7-11-3) sits fourth overall in the league with 17 points, 16 points behind league-leading Kensington (16-5-1) and five points ahead of last-place Fredericton (6-15).

The Caps have lost eight of its last 10 games, while Charlottetown is 4-4-2 during its last 10 games.

Kensington is the hottest team in the circuit, winning going 8-2 in its last 10 contests, and had won seven straight going into Friday’s matchup in Saint John, N.B.

Nick Hodd leads the Caps in scoring with eight goals and 28 points, while Connor MacGregor’s nine goals and 14 points tops Charlottetown’s scoring list.

Kensington’s Frank Fortin is second overall in scoring with 32 points and tied for second with Moncton’s Nash Smith in goals (19).

Daniel Thompson (1.94) of the Flyers and the Wild’s Chad Arsenault (2.32) are first and second, respectively, in goals-against average.

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