St. John's Hitmen & Charlottetown Abbies Qualify for Atlantics
news • 2017-03-20
A come from behind 4-2 victory in the NL Championship Game over Provincial League Champions Tri-Com Thunder capped off an outstanding run by the St. John's Hitmen in the NL Provincial Championship over the weekend in Harbour Grace. The defending Atlantic Peewee AAA Champions went undefeated, posting four wins and a tie against strong competition.
Elsewhere, the Charlottetown Abbies defeated the Mid Isle Matrix 6-0 in the PEI Championship Game to remain undefeated and earn a berth in the Bell Aliant Atlantics. The Abbies compiled an impressive five-win performance and out-scored the opposition 26-4 along the way. The Abbies continue to enjoy a banner season, recently they also claimed the Pownal Invitational Tournament and the Joe Lamontagne Tournament and were runners-up in the Spud Tournament in their home province.