The Yarmouth Mariners (28-8-1-0) downed the Weeks Jr. A Crushers (21-15-4-1) 5-3 Friday night in Yarmouth.
Colin Campbell led the Mariners with two goals and one assist while Kyle Campbell added one goal and two assists.
Rodney Mahoney (powerplay) opened the scoring at 13:08 to give the Mariners a 1-0 lead after the first period. Mitchell Deruelle (unassisted) scored at 1:41 to tie the game at 1-1. C. Campbell (powerplay) scored at 3:12 to regain the lead for Yarmouth at 2-1. Paul Lamoureux (penalty shot) scored at 16:08 to extend the lead to 3-1 after the second period. K. Campbell (game winner) scored at 15:11 to increase the lead to 4-1. John Mullally scored at 17:12 to narrow the lead to 4-2. Bruce Hornbrook scored 43 seconds later at 17:55 to cut the lead to 4-3. C. Campbell (empty net, second goal of game) rounded out the scoring at 19:18.
Yarmouth went 2 for 3 on the powerplay while Pictou County went 0 for 7.
Chase Gaudet stopped 32 of 35 shots for the win while Brandon Thibeau stopped 22 of 26 shots in the loss.