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Bombers host Truro Sunday

The Pictou County Wear Well Bombers will host the Truro Bearcats to wind up their regular season in the Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey League on Sunday. The teams will meet at 11:30 a.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Bombers will visit the Joneljim Cougars in Cape Breton on Saturday. The games follow...

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Major Midgets try to exit cellar

The Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets are positioned to escape last place in the Nova Major Midget Hockey League if they can achieve some success over the next week. Pictou County will host the Cape Breton Tradesmen in their next home game starting at noon on Sunday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. Before came...

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Jr. A Crushers defeat Bearcats, Wildcats

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers faced this week’s MHL schedule with some momentum from two big wins last week. The Crushers opened this week’s schedule by hosting the Amherst Ramblers in a rare Monday fixture at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. They next host the St. Stephen Aces on Thursday before visiting the Ramblers on...

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Crushers nip Wildcats, go 0-2 with Mariners

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers went 1-2 last week in their MHL games. The Crushers scored three goals in the third period, including Evan Gallant’s second and third goals of the game, as they edged the Valley Wildcats 5-4 at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. A military appreciation ceremony preceded the game and featured veteran...

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Crushers, Wildcats to meet Thursday

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers will host the Valley Wildcats on Thursday at 7 p.m. in MHL action at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The game will feature a military appreciation ceremony in conjunction with events leading up to Remembrance Day services to honour those who have represented Canada in military service. The Crushers will...

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Local Major Midgets have 1-2 weekend

The Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets will host the Steele Subaru Major Midgets of Dartmouth on Sunday after winning one of three games last weekend in Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League action. The game on Sunday will start at noon at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. Pictou County split its two games with the...

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Jr. A Crushers host Mariners

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers will host the Yarmouth Mariners on Thursday in their next MHL home game. The puck is scheduled to drop at 7 p.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre. The Crushers’ other game this week is against the host Amherst Ramblers on Saturday. The Crushers continued their losing streak with a...

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Crushers open against Wildcats

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers are concentrating on their game as they open their regular season in the Maritime Junior Hockey League. The Crushers will host the Valley Wildcats on Thursday starting at 7 p.m. at the Pictou County Wellness Centre after completing their four-game pre-season schedule. Head coach Doug Doull said he was satisfied...

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Crushers face four MHL pre-season tilts

The Pictou County Weeks Crushers will play four pre-season games in the Maritime Junior Hockey League. The Crushers will host the Summerside Western Capitals on August 30 at the Pictou County Wellness Centre and visit the Capitals on September 1. Their other games will be against the Truro Bearcats on September 7 in Truro and...

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McNeil on BNS U-14 roster

TRENTON — Emily McNeil is repeating history in basketball. McNeil, who is a member of the Pictou County Lightning program, has cracked the lineup for the Basketball Nova Scotia girls Under-14 team for 2018. She tried out for the U-14 team in December in Halifax and learned on January 2 that she made the team....

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