The Dieppe Commandos edged the Pictou County Weeks Crushers 5-4 yesterday in Dieppe.
Shane Dallaire led the Commandos with one goal and two assists.
Dallaire opened the scoring at 5:59 to give the Commandos a 1-0 lead. Matt Bernier (power play) scored at 18:35 to extend the lead to 2-0 after the first period.
Colton Parsons (power play) scored at 1:03 to increase the lead to 3-0. Daniel MacLeod (power play) scored at 3:01 to get the Crushers on the scoreboard at 3-1. Mitchell Shewfelt scored at 11:36 to cut the lead to 3-2. Newcomb (power play) scored at 16:27 to extend the lead to 4-2 after the second period.
Nick Parker (power play) scored at 1:05 to narrow the lead to 4-3. Ryan Langan (game winner) scored at 12:21 to increase the lead to 5-3. John Mullally (unassisted) scored at 19:02 to cut the lead to 5-4 but that is the way the game would end.
Dieppe went 3-for-4 on the powerplay while Pictou County went 2-for-8.
Connor Wilkinson stopped 37 of 41 shots for the win while Brandon Thibeau stopped 21 of 26 shots in the loss.