Final series resumes in Tignish on Sunday evening
CRAPAUD – The Tignish Perry’s Construction Aces are off to a good start in the Razzy’s P.E.I. Junior C Hockey League championship series.
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Alex Brennan scored with 4:04 remaining in the first overtime period to give the Aces a 3-2 win over the Southside Lynx on Saturday night. Game 2 is scheduled for the Tignish Credit Union Arena on Sunday at 8 p.m.
At the South Shore Actiplex in Crapaud, the teams stuck strictly to hockey as referee Jeff Affleck called only one minor penalty against Tignish the entire game.
The Lynx led 1-0 after the first period on an unassisted goal by Cody Dawson, but goals by Brett Gaudet and Mason Perry gave the Aces a 2-1 lead after 40 minutes. Rob Miller, who was set up by Dawson and Colton Dawson, tied the game for the Lynx with 8:01 to go in the third period.
Lucas Gaudet, Kirk Ramsay, Jacob LeClair, Karter Hackett and Dylan Rayner drew assists for the Aces.
Overall, the Lynx outshot the Aces 39-23, including a 19-6 advantage in the third period. Chase Dyment earned the goaltending win over Dylan Garnhum.