TRENTON – Sunday night in Trenton the Pictou County Scotians dominated as they dominated the visiting Cumberland County Blues 9-0.
Brandon Verge led the Scotians with three goals and six points, while Scotians goaltender Ben Goss kicked out all 25 Cumberland County shots to pick up his first shutout of the year.
Craig Matheson, Tyler Chisholm, Brandon MacKenzie, Ryan Langille, Tyler Bennett and Brad MacEachern also replied for the Scotians who led 4-0 after one and 9-0 after two.
Ben Goss picked up the win while Jesse Cox was tagged with the loss.
The teams will meet again Friday night in Springhill for the back end of a home-and-home series.
As of Sunday night Verge leads the NSJHL in scoring with 11 goals and 21 points in 10 games.