Game Summary
Manitoba  3 -  Nova Scotia  2
 

MANITOBA WINS IN OT TO EARN SPOT IN GOLD MEDAL FINAL

Charlottetown, PEI – Shelley Cockerill (Roblin, MB/Bears) scored at 2:30 of overtime to give Manitoba a 3-2 victory over Nova Scotia in semi-final play of the provincial pool at the 2008 Esso Women’s Nationals.

Cockerill’s goal sends Manitoba to the gold medal game against PEI.

Jayne Knowles (Newport, NS/Dalhousie University, CIS) scored the only goal of the first period to give Nova Scotia a 1-0 lead. Nova Scotia made it 2-0 on a goal by Kimberly Carcary at 3:51 of the second.

Manitoba got on the board at 16:09 as Crystal Rochon (St. Adolphe, MB/Westman Selects) scored.

It stayed 2-1 Nova Scotia until the 13:24 mark of the third, as Manitoba’s Devon Fingland (Lundar, MB/Westman Selects) tied the game on a power play.

Manitoba outshot Nova Scotia 35-21.

 

Game Information
Game Number Round Semi-Final
Arena Capital Area Rec. 2 City, Country Charlottetown, P.E.I., Canada
Month / Day / Year 03/14/2008 Time (local) 09:00 AM AT
Attendance Game Status Final in Overtime

Box Score   1     2     3  OT1Total
Manitoba (MB) 0 1 113
Nova Scotia (NS)11002
Goals/Penalties
First Period
Goals:
   06:50 NS 11 Jayne Knowles (9 Tara Dunn, 19 Jocelyn LeBlanc) PP

Penalties:
   01:48 MB 14 Lauren MacMillan (Hooking)
   02:52 NS 20 Kimberly Carcary (Tripping)
   05:23 MB 2 Kelly Runyan (Holding)
   11:36 MB 16 Alana Warnick (Interference)
   17:36 NS 7 Michelle Long (Tripping)

Second Period
Goals:
   03:51 NS 20 Kimberly Carcary (4 Kori Cheverie) PP
   16:09 MB 10 Crystal Rochon (11 Devon Fingland)

Penalties:
   02:27 MB 14 Lauren MacMillan (Hooking)
   05:30 MB 11 Devon Fingland (Interference)
   09:22 NS 7 Michelle Long (Tripping)
   12:40 MB 9 Cheryl White (Kneeing)
   14:06 MB 12 Bonnie Kroeker (Interference)
   19:35 NS 6 Sarah Foley (Hooking)

Third Period
Goals:
   13:24 MB 11 Devon Fingland (6 Hailey Clarkson) PP

Penalties:
   07:00 MB 10 Crystal Rochon (Slashing)
   08:08 MB 8 Shelley Cockerill (Tripping)
   12:04 NS 6 Sarah Foley (Cross Checking)
   13:19 NS 17 Robyn Nicholson (Roughing)
   13:56 MB 8 Shelley Cockerill (Tripping)
   17:41 MB 11 Devon Fingland (Interference)
   18:56 NS 18 Zoë Launcelotte (Slashing)

Overtime

Goals:
   02:30 MB 8 Shelley Cockerill (19 Aimee Collins ) PP

Penalties:
   02:08 NS4 Kori Cheverie (Roughing)


Goaltenders
Manitoba
1 Sasha Merrell On 1/00:00   Off 4/02:30
Nova Scotia
30 Jillian MacIsaac On 1/00:00   Off 4/02:30

Shots on Goal   1     2     3  OT1 Total
Manitoba111111235
Nova Scotia1056021

Player of Game
Manitoba
Nova Scotia
Officials
Referee Gabrielle Ariane Lortie
Lines People Heather Richardson, Danielle Mills