ABRAM-VILLAGE – The Sherwood A&S Scrap Metal Falcons moved into second place in the Island Junior Hockey League on Sunday night.
The Falcons edged the Arsenault’s Fish Mart Western Red Wings 6-5 on Sunday night to move one point ahead of the Montague Maniacs. Sherwood’s record is 4-3-1 (won-lost-overtime losses) while Montague is 4-3-0.
Before 175 fans at the Evangeline Recreation Centre, Josh Kirkpatrick (1-2), Craig Dougan (1-1), Brady Cook (1-1), Blake MacKenzie, Matt McQuaid and Tyson Blue scored for the Falcons, who held period leads of 3-1 and 3-2.
Brett Adams (1-1), Jeremy Balderston (1-1), Tyson Phillips, Robbie Fraser and Jarrett McRae replied for the struggling Red Wings (1-5-1).
Winning goaltender was Kody MacDonald.
Referee Steve Dyer called three minor penalties against Sherwood. The Red Wings picked up two minors and one 10-minute misconduct.