Summerside to play Ch’town in semifinals
CORNWALL – The Summerside Clippers are going into the P.E.I. Tackle Football League playoffs on a winning note.
The Clippers jumped out to a 27-7 halftime lead, and never looked back en route to a 54-20 road win over the Cornwall Timberwolves on Saturday night.
The win leaves the Clippers with a 2-4 (won-lost) record, setting up a semifinal game against the second-place Charlottetown Privateers in the P.E.I. capital on Saturday, Nov. 2. The other semifinal will feature the first-place Souris Wildcats (6-0) taking on the Timberwolves (0-6).
At the Terry Fox Complex, Ty Wright scored three touchdowns and quarter Ryan Johnson passed for three majors in leading the Clippers. Logan Plant counted a pair of touchdowns while Logan O’Brien and Johnston also found the end zone.
Alex Rose kicked six converts for the Clippers.