FREDERICTON – Mitch Maynard, who played with the Summerside Western Capitals last season, was the overtime hero for the Saint Mary’s Huskies on Wednesday night.
© TC Media photo by Jason Simmonds
Mitch Maynard in action with the Summerside Western Capitals during MHL (Maritime Junior Hockey League) action at Eastlink Arena.
Maynard scored a power-play goal at 5:15 of the second overtime period to give the Huskies a 2-1 win over the UNB Varsity Reds in Game 1 of the best-of-five semifinal series.
UNB, which is coached by Bedeque native Gardiner MacDougall, outshot Saint Mary’s 51-26, but could not solve Huskies goaltender Anthony Peters.
Game 2 is also in Fredericton on Thursday night.