Praught, Gallant have big nights

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In Granites’ opener

KENSINGTON – Devan Praught and Brad Gallant each recorded five points to lead the Kensington Clark Insurance Granites to a 7-3 victory over the Charlottetown Crunch on Wednesday night.

Kensington Clark Insurance Granites

It was the Granites’ regular-season opener in the Island Community Senior Hockey League.

Gallant scored a hat trick and helped set up two others while Praught netted a brace and earned three assists. Kirk MacPhee and Jason Smallman netted the other Kensington goals, with helpers going to Cameron Webster (4), Marshall Ellis, Nathan DesRoches, Alex Noonan and Nich Tremere.

Sheldon Sappier (1-1), Greg O’Brien and Evan Shea replied for the Crunch, who dropped to 0-2 (won-lost) after losing to Montague 6-2 on Sunday. Scott Ramsay, Drew Power, James Cooley and Jordan Costello assisted.

The Granites built period leads of 3-0 and 6-2.

Winning goaltender was Nick Creelman, and Jared Kelly was between the pipes for Charlottetown.

A total of nine minor penalties were called in the game – five of those against the Granites.

Organizations: Island Community Senior Hockey League.Gallant

Geographic location: Kensington

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  • pinky
    November 24, 2012 - 08:53

    Gallant "looks like he didn't even try" becasue he never looks like he's trying, it's just the way he plays; he doesn't exert himself.

  • Ryan
    November 22, 2012 - 10:16

    Gallant look like he didn't even try, to good for this league in my opinion, hopefully the lockout ends soon for him

  • BigShow
    November 22, 2012 - 08:27

    Yup, "community" hockey at its best. Great hockey for sure, but Senior A hockey league may sound a bit better. I miss community hockey...