CHARLOTTETOWN – The Western Regals outscored the Sherwood Falcons 4-3 in the third period of a 7-5 road win on Thursday night.
P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League
The P.E.I. Midget AAA Hockey League game was played at the Cody Banks Arena.
The Regals, who held period leads of 2-1 and 3-2, were led by Jason Gallant’s two-goal, two-assist game. TJ Shea (1-1), Brandon Williams (1-1), Jake Arsenault, Chase McCue and Nathan Handrahan also scored for the Alberton-based Regals. Other assists were credited to Curklan Fraser (2), Drake Smallman (2), Calvin McCue, Brayden Arsenault and Will Stewart.
For the Falcons, Joel Doran (2-1), Cale Pierce (1-1), Dylan MacDonald (1-1) and Zachary Ladner found the back of the net. Riley Dunphy (2), Riley Thomson, Tanner MacLean, Cory Ramsay, Jordan Birt and Jesse McCabe chipped in with helpers.
Kristen Clements earned the goaltending win. Ethan Malcom tended goal for Sherwood.
Referee Jeff Affleck called 10 minors and one 10-minute misconduct against the Regals. The Falcons were assessed five minors and one double minor for head contact.
The league-leading Regals improved to 20-3-4 (won-lost-tied) while the third-place Falcons dropped to 9-9-7.