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Peewee AAA’s win, tie with Bulldogs

TRENTON — The Pictou County Peewee AAA Crushers defeated the Antigonish Bulldogs 5-2 on Saturday in Trenton and tied the Bulldogs 4-4 on Sunday in Antigonish to wind up their regular season in the Mainland Peewee AAA Hockey League. Keagan Dalton scored twice and Ben Manos, Landon Steele and Lane Sim got the other goals...

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Jr. A Crushers peak for playoffs

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers have turned their MHL season around, and head coach Doug Doull likes what he sees. The Crushers will follow three games in five days over the long weekend by hosting the Edmundston Blizzard next Thursday in a 7 p.m. starter at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The previous three-game stretch...

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Crushers close in on Bearcats

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers have narrowed the gap with the Truro Bearcats. Sam Meisenheiner scored the only goal in the shootout on Thursday as the fourth-place Crushers edged the Amherst Ramblers 3-2 in MHL action at the Pictou County Wellness Centre to move within three pints of the third-place Bearcats in the South Division....

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Peewee AAA’s clip Bearcats, test Bulldogs

PICTOU — The Pictou County Crushers will host the Antigonish Bulldogs at noon on Saturday at the Hector Arena in Pictou in their next home game in the Mainland Peewee AAA Hockey League. The teams will meet on Sunday in Antigonish. Kaden Smith, Landon Steele and Levon Walst scored as the Crushers won two games...

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Bantams reach semis at Memorial event

The host Pictou County Bantam AA and Bantam A Crushers have met their test at the 35th Pictou County Bantam Memorial Hockey Tournament. Now they can return their attention to achieving success on the road toward the provincial championship. Both teams advanced to the semifinal games on Sunday before being eliminated. The New Brunswick North...

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Jr. A Crushers win two of three

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers continue to reel in the Truro Bearcats in the MHL. The Crushers will host the Campbellton Tigers at 7 p.m. Thursday and the St. Stephen Aces at 7:30 p.m. on Friday in their next league games at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Crushers moved to within six points of...

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Crushers host Bearcats, in fourth spot

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers are viewing the MHL from a different vantage point this week. The Crushers are in fourth place in the league’s South Division as they prepare to host the Truro Bearcats on Thursday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. They will visit the Amherst Ramblers on Saturday. The Crushers have moved...

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Crushers sold, to stay in Pictou County

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers have new owners. The Maritime Hockey League announced in a press release on Saturday that the Weeks Hockey Organization, which has owned the franchise for 16 years, has sold it to new owners Scott Burden of Halifax and Bruce Ryan of Corner Brook, N.L. Crushers’ team president Wade Sullivan said...

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Peewee AAA Crushers post sweep

The Pictou County Peewee AAA Crushers will meet the Truro Bearcats this weekend in two Mainland Peewee AAA Hockey League games. The teams will meet on Saturday in Truro and on Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Crushers swept a home-and-home series last weekend with the Cumberland Ramblers, winning 8-1...

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Jr. A Crushers assess trade prospects

It’s a matter now which Pictou County Weeks Crushers will resume the MHL season this week. Will it be the one with the 10-13-3 record over the season, or the one that has won five straight games and eight of its last 10? Crushers’ general manager says much will depend on how the team performs...

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