TIGNISH – The Charlottetown Abbies handed the first-place Western Regals a 3-1 setback in the P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League on Sunday night.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
The third-place Abbies led 1-0 after the first and second periods in a game played at the Tignish Credit Union Arena.
Drew Gallant (1-1), Keita Morikoshi and Jarrod MacAdam scored for the Abbies. Jason Gallant, assisted by Brendan Shea and Will Stewart, netted the lone goal for the Alberton-based Regals.
Zach Geldert recorded the goaltending win over Avery Arsenault.
The Regals will pay a return visit to the Abbies on Saturday, Jan. 11. Game time at Simmons Sport Centre is 1:35 p.m.