The Western Regals defeated the Mid-Isle Robert’s Petro Canada Matrix 4-2 Sunday to win the Atlantic minor midget AAA hockey championship on home ice.
Liam O’Connor opened the scoring for Mid-Isle while Jake Arsenault tied it with 1:27 left in the first period.
Jason Gallant scored early in the second period to give the home side a 2-1 lead in Alberton. Spencer Francis tied it on a power play for the Matrix, but Gallant gave the Regals the lead before the end of the period.
Brendan Smith tallied an empty net goal to complete the scoring.