CHARLOTTETOWN – The Sherwood Falcons defeated the Holland College Hurricanes 6-5 in a shoot-out Island Junior Hockey league action, Saturday night.
Lucas Matthews lead the Falcons with two goals with singles coming from Brandon Birt, Harrison Nicholson and Donald Duffy.
For the Hurricanes the scoring was spread out over five players with Patrick Cummiskey, Ryan Trowsdale, Blake Ozon, Dalton MacDonald and Jonny Richards scoring one each.
With the score tied 5-5 the teams headed for the shoot-out.
The Falcons Birt missed on his first attempt, as did Connor Dillion. Craig Dougan scored what would be the winning goal when he put a shot past net minder Jonathan Boutin.
The Hurricanes Ozon, Curtis Martell, and Cummisky came up empty in the shoot-out.
Shots on goal were 46 for Sherwood and 39 for Holland College.