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Arsenault traded for MacAulay in swap of junior A defencemen

Zach Arsenault attended the Charlottetown Islanders' training camp this summer.
Zach Arsenault attended the Charlottetown Islanders' training camp this summer. - Jason Malloy
MONTAGUE, P.E.I. —

A pair of Island defencemen were recently traded for one another in the Maritime Junior Hockey League.

Lucas MacAulay fires a shot on goal during the Charlottetown Islanders' training camp this summer.
Lucas MacAulay fires a shot on goal during the Charlottetown Islanders' training camp this summer.

The Grand Falls Rapids acquired Zach Arsenault of Montague from the Miramichi Timberwolves for Lucas MacAulay of Cardigan, Jordan Spadafore and future considerations.

Arsenault played for the Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild major midgets in 2017-18 while MacAulay and Spadafore played for the Rapids. Arsenault and MacAulay both attend the Charlottetown Islanders major junior camp this summer.

Former Islanders assistant coach Brad MacKenzie is the head coach in Grand Falls, N.B.

Arsenault arrived in town Saturday and is expected to play tonight when the Rapids play Edmundston.

Related link:

    • Maritime Junior Hockey League transacations page

Summersde

The Summerside D. Alex MacDonald Ford Western Capitals recently announced they had acquired the junior A rights to forward Cole Edwards from the Collingwood Colts in exchange for future considerations. Edward, 19, is a member of the Islanders.

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