Game 5 in Kensington on Monday
CHARLOTTETOWN – The Charlottetown Mark’s Work Wearhouse Islanders tied the best-of-seven P.E.I. major midget hockey championship series at two games apiece on Thursday night.
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Charlottetown Mark’s Work Wearhouse Islanders goaltender Sam Walsh made 42 saves in a 3-1 win over the Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild on Thursday night. The best-of-seven P.E.I. major midget hockey championship series is now tied 2-2.
The Islanders recorded a 3-1 win over the Kensington Monaghan Farms Wild at MacLauchlan Arena in Game 4.
Shawn Corney scored twice, including the game-winning goal, for the Islanders, and Jonathan Arsenault had the other. Sebastien Cormier and Johnathon Larter each had two assists while Nick Currie and Alex Hambly added single helpers.
Abel Arsenault, who was set up by Evan Millman, accounted for the Wild’s goal.
Sam Walsh made 42 saves for the win while Bradley Shea had 34 stops in the loss.
Charlottetown held period leads of 1-0 and 2-0.
Game 5 goes Monday at Community Gardens in Kensington, with a start time of 7:30 p.m. Game 6 will be played at MacLauchlan Arena on Wednesday at 8 p.m.
A seventh game, if necessary, would be played in Kensington on Saturday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Kensington.