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Blades have been sharp in new St. John's Junior Hockey League season


It’s still early in the schedule, but the Mount Pearl Blades look intent on dominating the St. John’s Junior Hockey League’s 2017-18 season.

The Blades have four wins in as many games after two decisive victories over the weekend, downing the CBR Renegades 8-3 at the Conception Bay South Arena Saturday and following up with a 9-0 home-ice shutout win over the Northeast Eagles on Sunday.

The Renegades’ loss was their first after opening the season with three wins.

In their four outings, the Blades have outscored the opposition 30-7.

 

Sunday

• At Mount Pearl Glacier

Mount Pearl Blades 9, Northeast Eagles 0

Scoring: Stephen Predham (1G-2A), Bobby Upshall (1-1), Colin O’Neil (1-1), Pierce Halliday (1-1), Mitchell McGrath (1-1), Liam Careen (1-1), Michael Broders (1-1), Spencer Adams (1G), Nathaniel Dunne (1G), Daniel Toope (3A), James O’Brien (2A)

Shutout: Brandon Short (23 saves)

• At Whitbourne Stadium

Trinity-Placentia Flyers 7, Southern Shore Breakers 3

Scoring: T-P — Tyler Whittle (3G)*, Cole Thorne (2G), Ethan Street (G), Andrew Kelly (G), Francis Pittman (2A); SS — Kerman O’Driscoll, Dakota Warren, Matthew Templeman*

Goalies: T-P — Adam March (27 saves); SS — Conor McCarthy (39 saves)

Saturday

• At C.B.S. Arena

Mount Pearl Blades 8, CBR Renegades 3

Scoring: MP — James O’Brien (3G), Stephen Predham (2G), Michael Broders (G), Colin O’Neil (G), Pierre Halliday (G); CBR — Kent Gillingham (G), Mitch Lawlor (G), Ryan Day (G)

• At Twin Rinks

St. John’s Caps 4, Trinity-Placentia Flyers 3

Scoring: SJ — Grant Nolan (2G), Justin Hann (G), Liam Maher (G); T-P — Ethan Street (G), Conal McNamara (G), Tyler Whittle (G)

 

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