Truro Bearcats goaltender Jaxon Maloney reaches to cover the puck during action Friday against the Bedford Blues at the Nova Scotia midget AA hockey championship in Truro. The Bearcats lost the contest 6-3.
TRURO – The Truro Bearcats dropped a pair of games on Friday at the Nova Scotia midget AA hockey championship.
The Bearcats lost 5-2 to the East Hants Penguins in their opener and dropped a 6-3 decision to the Bedford Blues in their second contest at the Rath Eastlink Community Centre.
East Hants and Bedford are 2-0. The Penguins defeated Antigonish 2-1, while the Blues blanked Sackville 6-0.
Antigonish and Sackville played the late game Friday.
Truro faces Antigonish Saturday at 8:30 a.m. and meets Sackville at 12:30 p.m.
Sunday’s final is slated for 11 a.m. at the RECC.