Score: Cape Breton CAPERS 3, University of Prince Edward Island 0
Records: CBU 4-0-1, UdeM 1-2-2
Location: CBHRC, Sydney, NS
Sydney, NS – Captain Stuart Heath (Belfast, IE), defender Euan Bald (East Lothian, UK) and Joel Eckert-Ayensa (Pulhaim, DE) each scored 1 goal as the defending National Champs defeated UPEI 3-0 at home. Ben Jackson (Bury, UK) made a pair of saves for the win and Nathan Ford made 3 saves in a losing cause.
Turning Point: Cohen Reddick-Stephens took a penalty in the 77th minute that led to an Eckert-Ayensa penalty kick that put the game out of reach.
- CBU's Heath, Bald and Eckert-Ayensa each had 1 goal.
- Jack Simpson (Redding, UK) & Peter Schaale (Bernkastel-Kues, DE) each had an assist
- Heath, Bald, Eckert-Ayensa, Simpson & Schaale all had 1 point. tied for the lead with 2 points
- UPEI's Ford led with 3 saves in goal
- Bauld led all players with 3 shots on goal
News & Notes
- The CAPERS remain undefeated at 4-0-1, UPEI falls to 1-2-2
- The CAPERS are the defending 2017 AUS Champions & 2017 U Sports National Champions
- Reddick-Stephens had the only card of the game
- Euan Bald was the Subway Player of the Game
CBU will travel to Newfoundland to plat the Memorial Seahawks on Sept. 29th. UPEI travels to Antigonish to play the X-men on Sunday, Sept. 23rd at 3.15pm.