CHARLOTTETOWN – The Western Regals posted a 7-2 road victory over the Charlottetown Abbies on Saturday afternoon.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
The P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League contest was played at Simmons Sport Centre.
Nathan Handrahan (2-1), TJ Shea (1-2) and Brett Aylward (1-2) all had three points to lead the league-leading Regals, who improved to 16-3-3 (won-lost-tied).
Jason Gallant (1-1), Jeff Gaudet and Thomas Fraser rounded out the scoring for the Alberton-based Regals. Other assists went to Brandon Williams (2), William Stewart, Calvin MacRae and Curklan Fraser.
Andrew Wong and Drew Gallant answered for the Abbies (8-9-6).
The Regals held period leads of 2-1 and 3-1.
Avery Arsenault picked up the goaltending decision.
The Abbies, who also received one game ejection for three stick infractions, were called for nine of the game’s 15 minor penalties.
The Regals will host the Pownal Red Devils (4-14-3) in O’Leary on Sunday at 7 p.m.