POWNAL – The Summerside Capitals continued their successful season by capturing the Pownal Markan Memorial hockey tournament on Sunday.
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The Summerside Capitals of the P.E.I. Peewee AAA Hockey League won their fourth consecutive Pownal Markan Memorial hockey tournament on Sunday. The Caps defeated the host Pownal Red Devils 2-0 in the championship game.
The Capitals defeated the host Pownal Red Devils 2-0 in the championship game. It marked the fourth consecutive time the Caps have won the Peewee AAA Division of the Pownal tournament.
The Caps did it in impressive fashion, sporting a perfect 5-0 (won-lost) record while outscoring their opponents 24-6.
The Capitals also recently captured the Sherwood-Parkdale Early Bird minor hockey tournament.
Following are Summerside’s game summaries from the Pownal tournament:
Summerside Capitals 2
Pownal Red Devils 0
Chad Arsenault recorded his second shutout of the tournament to backstop Summerside to the title.
Bennett MacArthur had a goal and an assist and Ed McNeill contributed a single goal to account for Summerside’s scoring. Ethan Beaulieu (2) and Charlie DesRoches collected assists.
Summerside Capitals 7
Charlottetown Abbies 2
Mason Mantzavakos scored twice and Colby MacArthur had a goal and two assists to lead the Capitals offensively. Bennett MacArthur (1-1), Beaulieu and Colin Goodwin also scored while Nicholas Reeves and Blake Vandervelden assisted.
Winning goaltender was Maggie Johnston.
Summerside Capitals 5
Cape Breton County Islanders 2
Beaulieu scored twice, Colby MacArthur had a goal and an assist and Bennett MacArthur contributed four helpers to ignite the Capitals’ attack. Colin Goodwin and Ed McNeill added single tallies.
Johnston picked up the goaltending victory.
Summerside Capitals 6
Charlottetown Abbies 0
Arsenault was perfect in goal for the Capitals, who received a three-goal performance from Bennett MacArthur.
Mason Mantzavakos (1-1), Vandervelden (1-1) and McNeill also found the back of the net. Colby MacArthur (3), Beaulieu and Stephen Smallwood drew assists.
Summerside Capitals 4
Mid-Isle Matrix 2
Christian Gallant scored a pair of goals to lead the Capitals. DesRoches and Bennett MacArthur added single tallies while assists were credited to Mantzavakos, McNeill and Goodwin.
Johnston and Arsenault shared the goaltending win.