The Truro Bearcats downed the Pictou County Weeks Crushers 5-2 Saturday night in Truro.
Brandon Bazinet led the Bearcats with 1 goal and 2 assists while Tyler Morrison added 2 goals.
Mitchell Shewfelt opened the scoring at 6:09 to give the Crushers a 1-0 lead. Morrison (power play) scored at 10:01 to tie the game at 1-1. Jeff Hanes scored at 15:48 to give the Bearcats a 2-1 lead after the first period.
JP Harvey scored at the 17:35 mark of the second to even the score at 2-2 after the second period.
Bazinet (game winner) scored at 6:31 to regain the lead for Truro at 3-2. Morrison (second goal of game) scored at 15:00 to extend the lead to 4-2. Philip Fife (empty net) rounded out the scoring at 19:57.
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Truro went 1 for 2 on the powerplay while Pictou County went 0 for 1.
Chris Festarini stopped 29 of 31 shots for the win while Brandon Thibeau stopped 33 of 37 shots in the loss.