TRURO - Pictou County split its pair of tilts with Dartmouth on the weekend in the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League.
Pictou was hammered 8-1 Sunday after opening with a 3-2 win Saturday.
The results leave Pictou County fifth in the eight-team league with a 3-6 record, one point ahead of the Cape Breton West Islanders.
Bible Hill resident Lucas Holman was the lone Pictou goal-scorer in the setback while Truro's Luke Melanson made a whopping 50 saves. Truro Bearcats junior A draft pick Jordan Wentzell scored a pair of goals and added an assist for Dartmouth.
On Friday, Pictou County got goals from Tatamagouche's Jarvis Mattatall, Lane Cormier and Tyler Baird. Tanner Doiron made 36 stops.
Truro's Brady Meech, Lucas Rushton and Michael Stuart, Valley's Aaron Coleman and Debert's Mitchell LeBlanc are the other Colchester County residents on the team.