SUMMERSIDE – The Summerside Capitals will host the Western Maroons in P.E.I. Irving Oil Bantam AAA action on Thursday night starting at 7:30 PM in the Eastlink Arena at the Summerside Credit Union Place.
The game promises to be a good one where both teams currently sit in top spot in the league with identical records of 12-2-2. In their previous match up (Dec. 27), the Maroons were defeated on their home ice by a score of 5-1 and will be eager to redeem themselves.
Summerside coach Todd Richard is expecting a hard fought contest.
“Western is a tough team to play against and we expect this game to be no different. We will require a full team effort to be successful.”
Summerside captain Brodie MacArthur echoes his coaches statements and said what he believes the keys will be to be successful.
“We will be facing a determined team and we will need to win the battles and outwork them and play consistently for three periods of play.”