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St. John's Junior Hockey League: Cahill, Thorne help Flyers clip Eagles


Goaltender Tyler Cahill stopped all 26 shots he faced, and Lyndon Thorne scored a pair of goals as the Trinity-Placentia I.J. Smith Home Hardware Flyers blanked Northeast Eagles 5-0 in St. John’s Junior Hockey League play Sunday.

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It was one of only four games on the relatively light junior league schedule over the weekend — two each Friday and Sunday.

At the Trinity-Placentia Stadium in Whitbourne, Josh St. George also had a two-point game for the Flyers, drawing two assists.

Elsewhere in the junior loop …

In the other game Sunday at the Mount Pearl Glacier, the Mount Pearl Mark’s Blades outscored the the Avalon Roebothan McKay Marshall Capitals 7-5 … Friday, the big game was at the Southern Shore Arena where the homestanding C&W Offshore Breakers dropped a 7-4 decision to the St. John’s Caps. The Breakers still lead the junior circuit at 12-3-0-1, but the 11-4 Caps are nipping a their heals, with only three points separating the two. Dylan McKenzie and Matthew Smith led St. John’s with a goal and three assists apiece. Ian Woolfrey made 42 saves for the Caps … In Bay Roberts Friday, Ryan Dawson fired four goals as the C.B.N. MoorFrost Stars beat the CBR Assante Wealth Management Renegades 5-3 at the Bay Arena …

 

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