Saturday 7 January 2006

Acadia outlast Tommies 2 - 1

In a hard fought game on the Olympic ice surface of Acadia Arena the Tommies drop a close one 2 to 1. Scoring for the Tommies on the power play was Nick Theriault with assists to Kyle McAllister and Miguel Delisle. Aaron Molnar took the tough loss in net but played a fabulous game. He kept the the score close and made many great saves. Thatcher Bell missed most of the game and according to reports on EASTLINK suffered some broken teeth.With the loss the Tommies magic number remains at 3.5. Dalhousie was victorious tonight over the Squirrels 6 to 5. This was Dal’s 3rd win of the year, 2 of them against UNB. The Tommies are now 4 points behind Acadia for first place but fall to 4th in the standings tied with Moncton. U de M lost tonight 6 to 3 against SMU, who is now in sole possession of third. In other AUS action UPEI picked up it’s second win in a row, third of the year, beating ST FX 4 to 2.The Tommies are home next weekend with the back half of the home and home against SMU and Acadia. See you at the LBR or if your out of town you can listen to the Acadia game on the Internet compliments of the AVR Network. See the Broadcast page for the link.