Cape Breton West Islanders at 2-2

STRAIT AREA: The Cape Breton West Islanders have a 2-2 record just four games into the Nova Scotia U18 Hockey League season.

The U18 Islanders hosted the Sydney Rush on October 29 at the Al MacInnis Sports Center in Port Hood, and skated away with a 5-2 win that saw the Islanders come out physical and take a lead they didn’t relinquish all game.

Lowell MacDonald and Marcus Larade got the home team on the board early in the first period, followed by goals from Jacob Cook, James Beaton and Bryce Thomson.

Photos by Jake Boudrot
The Cape Breton West U18 Islanders stormed out of the gate fast and physical in their 5-2 win over the Sydney Rush on October 29 at the Al MacInnis Sports Centre in Port Hood.

The Rush got their revenge on Sunday afternoon, beating the Islanders 4-2 in Sydney. James Beaton and Cook scored again for their team.

The Islanders will be at home on Saturday, November 7 when they will be facing the Weeks Majors at 6 p.m.

Cape Breton West Islanders

2020-2021 road schedule

Sunday, November 8 at 12 p.m. Cape Breton West at Weeks Majors

Saturday, November 14 at 7 p.m. Cape Breton West at South Shore Mustangs

Sunday, November 15 at 12 p.m. Cape Breton West at South Shore Mustangs

Saturday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. Cape Breton West at Weeks Majors

Saturday, December 20 at 1:15 p.m. Cape Breton West at Dartmouth

Saturday, January 2 at 7 p.m. Cape Breton West at Sydney Rush

Saturday, February 6 at 7 p.m. Cape Breton West and Cole Harbour

Sunday, February 7 at 1:15 p.m. Cape Breton West at Cole Harbour

Sunday, February 21 at 1:30 p.m. Cape Breton West at Valley Wildcats