Predators split pair of Day 2 games in U12 tourney
GUELPH – The Guelph Predators split a pair of games Friday on the second day of Ontario Ringette’s four-day U12 Provincial Event in the Royal City.
The Predators started their day with a 6-2 victory over Kitchener and finished it with a 7-5 loss to Richmond Hill.
Against Kitchener, the Predators jumped ahead early with a pair of goals and they led 2-1 at the end of the first period. Kitchener pulled even with a goal early in the second, but the Predators responded with four in a row for the win.
Abby Leclerc scored four of the goals for Guelph while Maddy Lecompte and Grace Hendry added single goals. Roslyn Curtis assisted on three of the goals while Alex Boyko had two assists and Hendry, Fahlyn Lamot and Erica Hancock had one each.
Avery Holmes and Taylor Holmes scored a goal apiece for Kitchener and Avery Holmes and Kasey O’Connor each had one assist.
In the other game, the Predators and Richmond Hill took turns going on scoring runs. After the teams scored once each, Richmond Hill took control with three in a row. However, the Predators replied with four in a row, but Richmond Hill followed with three in a row to complete the scoring in the game.
Leclerc tallied twice for the locals while single goals were added by Curtis, Hendry and Boyko. Lecompte and Boyko each had two assists while Avery Black had one.
Agnes Laliberte scored four of the goals for Richmond Hill while Isabel Ianni, Carlyn Joy and Alexa Hamilton also scored. Assists were awarded to Doris Xu, Lila Vittoria, Joy, Laliberte and Ianni.
Richmond Hill leads the division at 3-0-0 following Day 2 play while Markham follows at 2-1-0. Waterloo and Gloucester/Cumberland are tied at 1-1-1 while the Predators are at 1-2-0 and Kitchener trails at 0-3-0.
Top three in the division advance to Sunday’s playoff round.
The Predators are to complete their preliminary round Saturday with an 8:30 a.m. game against Markham at Exhibition arena and a 3 p.m. game at the Victoria Road arena.
All of Sunday’s games are to be played at the West End arena.
Chatham 6 City of Ottawa-P 2
Cambridge 4 Gloucester/Cumberland-M 3
Nepean-G 4 Sudbury 1
Gloucester/Cumberland-M 9 City of Ottawa-P 3
Cambridge 5 Sudbury 0
Chatham 5 Nepean-G 3
Markham 3 Gloucester/Cumberland-L 2
Guelph Predators 6 Kitchener 2
Richmond Hill 3 Waterloo 0
Markham 4 Kitchener 2
Richmond Hill 7 Guelph Predators 5
Waterloo 3 Gloucester/Cumberland-L 3
City of Ottawa-S 3 St. Marys 2
Sault Ste. Marie 4 Metcalfe 3
Upper Ottawa Valley 7 Timmins 6
Sault Ste. Marie 6 St. Marys 5
Timmins 5 Metcalfe 1
Upper Ottawa Valley 5 City of Ottawa-S 5
Nepean-S 9 Dorchester 4
Newmarket 6 Ajax-Pickering 5
West Ottawa-B 5 Oshawa 2
Nepean-S 7 Newmarket 4
Oshawa 8 Dorchester 4
Ajax-Pickering 5 West Ottawa-B 2
West Ottawa-L 4 Whitby 3
London 9 Forest 4
Burlington 5 Mississauga 2
West Ottawa-L 6 Forest 2
Whitby 4 Burlington 3
London 2 Mississauga 1
City of Ottawa-P 2 Nepean-G 1
Chatham 5 Cambridge 4
Gloucester/Cumberland-M 9 Sudbury 3
Waterloo 4 Markham 2
Richmond Hill 4 Kitchener 3
Gloucester/Cumberland-L 5 Guelph Predators 3
Upper Ottawa Valley 6 St. Marys 4
Timmins 7 Sault Ste. Marie 2
City of Ottawa-S 3 Metcalfe 0
Nepean-S 8 Oshawa 1
West Ottawa-B 6 Newmarket 6
Ajax-Pickering 7 Dorchester 6
Whitby 4 Mississauga 2
West Ottawa-L 5 London 2
Burlington 6 Forest 1
Cambridge vs. Nepean-G at West End arena (2), 8 a.m.
Gloucester/Cumberland-M vs. Chatham at West End arena (1), 8:15 a.m.
Sudbury vs. City of Ottawa-P at West End arena (2), 9 a.m.
Chatham vs. Sudbury at West End arena (2), 1 p.m.
City of Ottawa-P vs. Cambridge at Centennial arena, 1 p.m.
Nepean-G vs. Gloucester/Cumberland-M at West End arena (2), 2 p.m.
Markham vs. Guelph Predators at Victoria Road arena, 10 a.m.
Waterloo vs. Kitchener at West End arena (2), 11 a.m.
Gloucester/Cumberland-L vs. Richmond Hill at Gryphon Centre, 11:30 a.m.
Guelph Predators vs. Waterloo at Victoria Road arena, 3 p.m.
Markham vs. Richmond Hill at West End arena (2), 3 p.m.
Kitchener vs. Gloucester/Cumberland-L at Victoria Road arena, 4 p.m.
St. Marys vs. Metcalfe at Victoria Road arena, 9 a.m.
City of Ottawa-S vs. Timmins at West End arena (1), 9:15 a.m.
Upper Ottawa Valley vs. Sault Ste. Marie at Centennial arena, 10 a.m.
Timmins vs. St. Marys at Centennial arena, 2 p.m.
Sault Ste. Marie vs. City of Ottawa-S at Centennial arena, 3 p.m.
Metcalfe vs. Upper Ottawa Valley at Centennial arena, 4 p.m.
Newmarket vs. Dorchester at Centennial arena, 8 a.m.
Ajax-Pickering vs. Oshawa at Victoria Road arena, 8 a.m.
West Ottawa-B vs. Nepean-S at Centennial arena, 9 a.m.
Oshawa vs. Newmarket at Centennial arena, 12 p.m.
Dorchester vs. West Ottawa-B at Gryphon Centre, 12:45 p.m.
Nepean-S vs. Ajax-Pickering at Gryphon Centre, 1:45 p.m.
Mississauga vs. Forest at West End arena (2), 10 a.m.
Burlington vs. West Ottawa-L at West End arena (1), 10:15 a.m.
Whitby vs. London at West End arena (1), 11:15 a.m.
Forest vs. Whitby at West End arena (1), 3:15 p.m.
London vs. Burlington at West End arena (2), 4 p.m.
Mississauga vs. West Ottawa-L at West End arena (1), 4:15 p.m.
Semifinal: 3rd Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team at West End arena (2), 10:15 a.m.
Final: Semifinal winner vs. 1st Place Team at West End arena (2), 2:30 p.m.
Semifinal: 3rd Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team at West End arena (2), 9 a.m.
Final: Semifinal winner vs. 1st Place Team at West End arena (2), 1:15 p.m.
Semifinal: 3rd Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team at Victoria Road arena, 9 a.m.
Final: Semifinal winner vs. 1st Place Team at West End arena (1), 1 p.m.
Semifinal: 3rd Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team at West End arena (1), 10:30 a.m.
Final: Semifinal winner vs. 1st Place Team at West End arena (1), 3:30 p.m.
Semifinal: 3rd Place Team vs. 2nd Place Team at West End arena (1), 9:15 a.m.
Final: Semifinal winner vs. 1st Place Team at West End arena (1), 2:15 p.m.
- Guelph Sports Journal