The Amherst Ramblers celebrate Justin Matthews (front) third period, powerplay goal last night at Amherst Stadium. DAVE MATHIESON - AMHERST DAILY NEWS
AMHERST – The Amherst Ramblers lost 4-3 to the Pictou County Weeks Crushers during Maritime Hockey League exhibtion action last night at Amherst Stadium.
Jamie Bishop, Justin Matthews and Brandon Street scored one goal each for the Ramblers, with single assists being register by Bishop, Brett Shute, Jordan Escott and Shane O’Byrne.
Kody Blois stopped 30 of 34 shots.
Amherst’s Nathan Kelly shared duties in the Crushers net with Dylan Frank. Kelly stopped 16 of 17 shots fired his way.
Shots on goal was 34-33 in favour of the Crushers.
Pictou County went 0 for 4 on the powerplay while Amherst went 1 for 5, with Matthews scoring the powerplay goal for Amherst.
More pictures from the game can be seen on the slide show section at www.cumberlandnewsnow.com.