NEW GLASGOW – The Pictou County atom AAA Crushers faced the league leading Truro Bearcats this Saturday in Truro at the RECC.
Ryan Green opened the scoring for the Crushers early in the first period, while the Bearcats answered early second period. Lucas Canning scored late in the second. The Bearcats tied it up once again early in the third. Green scored the winner late in the third to lift the Crushers to a 3-2 victory. Thomas Gariepy was in goal for Pictou County.
On Sunday, the Crushers faced the Acadia Axemen. Green and MacLean Tobin scored in the first to give Pictou County a 2-0 lead. The Axemen answered with goals in the second and third, while Matthew Carson netted the winning goal in the third. Tyler Matchem got the win between the pipes.
The atom AAA Crushers are off this weekend for the Bantam Memorial Tournament. Their next game is Feb. 22 in Antigonish.