For Immediate Release
March 26, 2018
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL – The Thunder from Tri Com won the 2018 Marco Pee Wee AAA Provincial Championships held this past weekend in Bishop’s Falls. The defending Atlantic Champs finished the round robin with 3 wins and 1 loss. In the championship game against the arch rival St. John’s Hitmen, they managed a 4-2 victory to claim the title on Sunday afternoon. Mitchell Wagner tallied two goals for the winners, with a single and two helps from line mate, Michael Strapp and a single from Ryan Loveless. Responding for the Hitmen was Nick Branton and Matteo Rotondi. Kegan Warren earned the victory in the net, while Sean Hogan suffered the loss for the Hitmen.
Five teams competed in the provincial championship. Teams that participated with the Hitmen and Thunder were the Host- Central Ice Pak, Tri Pen Ice and Western Kings.
The Thunder will now represent Newfoundland and Labrador at the Bell Aliant Atlantic Regional Championship being held in Edmundston, NB from April 5-8, 2018.
For a complete list of Results, throughout the weekend, please visit Hockey NL’s website at the following http://www.hnlprovincials.ca/index.php
For more information, please contact:
Executive Director, Hockey NL
P.O. Box 176
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL