COLE HARBOUR CAPTURES 2016 ATLANTIC BANTAM FEMALE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP

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. 

Game Recaps: 

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)

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:

 

Garreth MacDonald

Communications and Special Events Director

Hockey Nova Scotia

7 Mellor Avenue Unit 17

Dartmouth, NS B3B 0E8

@HockeyNS

902.454.9400 ext. 223 (p)

902.454.3883 (f)