To earn tie vs. Abbies
CHARLOTTETOWN – The visiting Summerside Hemphill GM Capitals scored three unanswered goals in the third period to earn a 6-6 tie with the Charlottetown Abbies on Saturday afternoon.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
The Abbies built period leads of 2-1 and 6-3 in the P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League contest, played at Simmons Sport Centre.
Owen Arsenault’s second goal of the game at 13:42 of the final frame capped the comeback to put the Caps’ record at 1-2-1 (won-lost-tied).
Chasse Gallant led the Capitals with two goals and two assists, and Arsenault also added a helper for a three-point afternoon. Cameron Gillis and Kirk Arsenault netted the other Summerside goals, with single assists credited to Brady Albert, Spencer Groom, Kirk Arsenault, Cody Deighan and Ryan Campbell.
Jonny Gormley (2), Seb Burns (2), Alex Hall (1-2) and Rory Lantz countered for the first-place Abbies (4-1-1). Jarrod MacAdam and Matt Lange each added two assists.
The Abbies built period leads of 2-1 and 6-3.
Goaltenders were Koby Bridges (Caps) and Alex Dunne (Abbies).
The Capitals were assessed four minor penalties while the Abbies were whistled for two minors and three double minors for head contact.