Northeast Opens Semi Final Series With A Commanding 8-3 Win
The Tappers Northeast Eagles have taken game one of the best of seven Avalon East Senior hockey League semi final with Bell Island Blues.
Friday night the Eagles, who finished first in the regular season, grabbed a 2-nothing lead after the first period and added five unanswered second period goals enroute to an 8-3 opening game victory.
Bryan Clarke, James Cadigan, and Andrew White scored two goals apiece. Dan Cadigan and Chris Sparkes added singles. Brandon O'Neill had a pair of Blues goals and Dan Noftall a single.
Game 2 of this series has been rescheduled for Wednesday (Feb 10) night at Monsignor Bartlett Arena on Bell Island. Puck drop is 7:00pm
SJ Caps Week #9 Chase the Ace Results
The Ace of Spades was not picked by Glen Power in Week #9 ($145.00), which means the pot will continue to grow to $1,600.00 in Week #10.
Week #10 Chase the Ace will be held on Friday, February 12th at Green Sleeves on George Street from 5:30-7:30pm.
Please come out and support the St. John's Toyota Plaza Caps and the Breakaway Foundation.
AESHL Playoff Promotion
The AESHL is excited to announce they Fogtown Barber & Shop has become a sponsor of this year's playoffs and will be conducting a twitter promotion around the hockey tradition of a growing a playoff beard.
Stay tuned for more details in the next couple of days. You can check out Fogtown at www.fogtownbrand.com/
Breakers Open Semi Finals With Road Win
The Puglisevich Southern Shore Breakers won the opening game of the best of seven Avalon East semi-final series with the St. John's Toyota Plaza Caps with a 5-2 win Monday night.
The teams were tied 1-1 after the first and the Breakers broke this one wide open with three unanswered second period goals for a 4-1 lead.
Shane Boland scored twice for the Shore. Jeremy Nicholas, Mike Vaters and Michael Chafe added singles.
Jeremy Barron and Robert Barrett had the Caps goals.
Game two is set for Sunday night at Mobile.
AESHL Playoff Matchups set
The Avalon East Senior Hockey League is pleased to announce its semi-final playoff schedule starting on Monday, February 1, 2016.
Semi Final A will feature the first place Northeast Eagles (20-3) versus the Bell Island Blues (8-11-4), while in the second semi final, the defending AESHL champion Puglisevich Southern Shore Breakers (11-11-2) will tangle with the St. John's Toyota Plaza Caps (16-7), winners of three of the last four league championships. Both series are best of seven.
"The addition of the HGOE Ceebee Stars increased the level of competition during the regular season as teams competed intensely for playoff positioning", commented AESHL President Paddy Daly. "With the opportunity to contend for the Herder Memorial Championship this year, there is an added incentive for each of our member teams".
AESHL league and team information can be at www.aeshl.com, or by following the AESHL on twitter @aeshl.
20 Questions with Kyle Doucet
#73 RW |
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Birth:
TV shows you never miss:
Sportscenter and Dexter
Ribs or Lamb
Item you can't live without:
Cell Phone.. and more specifically iphone
Who would you like to trade places with for a day:
Tiger Woods, and not for the girls.
What talent would you like to have:
Be able to play the guitar.
Value you look for in others:
Your best trait:
Go to sleep too late.
Favourite athlete in another sport:
Best friends in hockey:
A slow defensemen.. On the opposite team.
Favourite hockey team as a kid:
Three favourite movies:
Wedding Crashers, The Shawshank Redemption, Old School
Dream celebrity date:
Rachel McAdams. Keepin it Canadian.
What's new on your iPod:
Neil Young.. old are heart.
Stick taped to perfection. With lots of wax.
Favourite hockey city to visit:
Montreal , but I am not a Canadians fan.
Favourite holiday destination:
Last year I was in the Alps Skiing, I would have to say that again.
If you weren't a hockey player, what would you be?: