The Yarmouth Jr A Mariners edged the Pictou County Weeks Crushers 4-3 Friday night in Yarmouth.
Connor Donaghey led the Mariners with two, Mitchell Shewfelt led the Crushers with a goal and an assist.
Shewfelt opened the scoring 49 seconds into the game to give the Crushers a very early 1-0 lead. Brandon Parsons scored at 11:40 to exxtend the lead to2-0 after the first period.
Tyler Doyle scored at 3:55 to increase the lead to 3-0. Donaghey scored at 4:57 to get the Mariners on the scoreboard at 3-1. Shawn Boudreau (powerplay) scored at 12:42 to cut the lead to 3-2 after the second period.
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Messenger (powerplay) scored at 13:35 to tie the game at 3-3. Donaghey (game winner, second goal of game) scored the winning goal at 17:28.
Yarmouth went 2 for 4 on the power play, while Pictou County went 0 for 4.
Chase Gaudet stopped 22 of 25 shots for the win while Devan Tremblay stopped 19 of 23 shots in the loss.
Tonight the Weeks Crushers are home against the Summerside Western Capitals. Puck drop is 7 p.m.