Midget C Miners earn bronze medals

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WESTVILLE – The Westville Miners took home bronze medals last weekend at the annual SEDMHA minor hockey tournament in Cole Harbour.

The Miners, who are Midget C Highland Zone regular season champions, competed in a 23-team Maritime Division.

The Miners, in their sixth game in less than 72 hours, settled for bronze after a 4-3 shootout loss

to the eventual gold medal winner, the Cole Harbour Wolf Pack.

The Miners received their Highland Zone banner for placing first in the eight-team Highland Zone Midget C Hockey League with a record of 24-2-2. They received their banner from team mascot The Miner, Trent Cosh.

The Miners played a total of 51 games for the 2018-19 season and finished with an overall final record of 36-13-2.


The Westville Miners took home bronze medals at the annual SEDMHA minor hockey tournament in Cole Harbour. Front row, from left: Stephen Spears, Nick Horne, Nick Peterson, mascot Trent Cosh, Ryan MacKenzie, Kyle Reim and Jacob Fraser. Back Row: coach Dave Sinnis, Lucas Cameron, Roland Atwater, Keegan Murray, Ryan Nelson, Mitch Jardine, Jachob Greene, Ethan MacKenzie, Dawson MacDonald, Cole Greene, John Otto Bell, Jeff Allen and coach Joe Reim. Missing from the photo are Gavin Bourque and coach Al Dignan. (Submitted photo)