TRURO – The Truro Bearcats remain unbeaten in preseason Maritime Junior Hockey League play.
The Bearcats topped the Pictou County Crushers 3-1 Thursday in New Glasgow to improve to 3-0 in exhibition action. Pictou County falls to 2-1.
The two sides lock horns again Saturday at 7 p.m. at Colchester Legion Stadium.
Jean-Marc Evans-Renaud, Jeff Hanes and Brandon Pye all scored for Truro. Hanes and Evans-Renaud also recorded assists.
Jordan Kennedy made 35 saves for the victory.
Garrett Holmes notched the Pictou County marker on the powerplay. Justin Ritcey stopped 11 shots and shared the net with Brandon Thibeau, who made 16 saves.