FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
COLE HARBOUR CAPTURES 2016 ATLANTIC BANTAM FEMALE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP
LIVERPOOL, N.S. – The Cole Harbour Wings are 2016 Atlantic Bantam Female champs.
The Hockey Nova Scotia representatives defeated Hockey PEI’s Mid Isle Wildcats 3-1 in the gold medal game this afternoon at the Queens Place Emera Centre in Liverpool.
Ellen Laurence scored twice and Ava Benedict added a single marker as Cole Harbour topped Mid Isle 3-1 in the final. Deanna Fraser made 26 saves in net for the Wings to earn the win.
In an earlier game, Hockey New Brunswick’s Moncton Rockets topped Hockey NL’s Central Icepak 6-2 to claim bronze.
Please see below for a full Day 4 recap.
For more information on the 2016 Atlantic Bantam Female Hockey Championship, please visit the official tournament website at http://atlanticshockey.weebly.com/. You can also keep up to date with the latest news from the Atlantic championship by following @westernriptide on Twitter.
Gold Medal Game: Cole Harbour Wings (HNS) 3 vs Mid Isle Wildcats (HPEI) 1
Goals: Cole Harbour – Ellen Laurence (2), Ava Benedict; Mid Isle – Charlotte Linkletter
Players of the Game: Deanna Fraser (Cole Harbour Wings); Charlotte Linkletter (Mid Isle Wildcats)
Bronze Medal Game: Moncton Rockets (HNB) 6 vs Central Icepak (HNL) 2
Goals: Moncton – Catherine Foulem (3), Olivia Eustace, Mireille Martin, Chloe Gallant; Central – Kendra John, Morgan Ball
Players of the Game: Catherine Foulem (Moncton Rockets); Morgan Ball (Central Icepak)
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Communications and Special Events Director
Hockey Nova Scotia
7 Mellor Avenue Unit 17
Dartmouth, NS B3B 0E8
902.454.9400 ext. 223 (p)