TRURO – The Truro Physio One Bearcats were ousted from the atom AAA division of Spud Tournament in P.E.I. recently in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Charlottetown Abbies.
Truro held 1-0 and 3-2 leads but couldn’t hang on as Charlottetown knotted the score late.
Charlottetown went on to win the 20-team event.
The Bearcats made the semifinal with a 4-1 win over the South Shore Ice Sharks in the quarter-final after posting a 2-1 record in the round-robin.
Truro rebounded with 8-3 and 9-2 victories over the Riverview Blues and Western Warriors after opening the event with a 7-2 setback to the Halifax Hawks.
The Bearcats host the Pictou County Crushers Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at RECC.