HALIFAX: A two-goal second period led to a 3-1 win last Sunday for the Nova Major Bantams, who visited the Halifax Hawks for a noon-time battle.
The weekend leaves the Novas in fifth place in the provincial 12-team league.
Nova Matthew Ellis (from Graham MacDonald and Dell Welton) took advantage of a man-advantage with 2:02 left in the middle frame for the game winner. Ben MacLellan (from Ellis and Landyn Pitts) scored with 35 seconds left in the second.
In the first, Daniel Gillis (from Neil MacLean) gave the Novas a one-goal lead.
This weekend, the squad is on the road to challenge the Western Hurricane and the Truro Bearcats.