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Road to the TELUS Cup: New Brunswick/Prince Edward Island Major Midget Hockey League
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March 2, 2011
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PLAYOFF MATCH-UPS
New Brunswick
1) Fredericton Canadiens vs. 6) Saint John Vitos
2) Moncton Flyers vs. 5) Miramichi Rivermen

Prince Edward Island
3) Charlottetown Islanders vs. 4) Cornwall Thunder

FINAL STANDINGS
Fredericton – 53 points
Moncton – 46 points
Charlottetown – 35 points
Cornwall – 30 points
Miramichi – 29 points
Saint John – 27 points

LEADING SCORERS
Peter Trainor (Fredericton) – 31G 27A 58P
Ross Johnston (Charlottetown) – 20G 37A 57P
Joel Blanchard (Miramichi) – 34G 20A 54P
Shane Dallaire (Moncton) – 18G 30A 48P
Matt LeBlanc (Moncton) – 29G 18A 47P

LAST NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCE 
New Brunswick: Moncton Flyers (2009 – 5th place)
Prince Edward Island: Charlottetown Islanders (2006 – 6th place (host))

TOTAL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES (since 1984) 
New Brunswick: 9 (1986 (host), 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1998, 2002 (host), 2009)
Prince Edward Island: 3 (1997, 2004, 2006 (host))

LAST NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 
New Brunswick: none (best finish: 5th place – Moncton Flyers, 1986; Fredericton Red Wings, 1988; Fredericton Canadiens, 1991; Fredericton Canadiens, 1993; Saint John Flames, 1998; Moncton Flyers, 2009)
Prince Edward Island: none (best finish: 5th place – Charlottetown Abbies, 1997; Cornwall Thunder, 2004)

TOTAL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 
New Brunswick: none
Prince Edward Island: none

TOP REGULAR SEASON TEAM – FREDERICTON CANADIENS
Looking for Fredericton’s first berth in the National Midget Championship since a run of four appearances in six years from 1988-93, the Canadiens took top spot in the N.B./P.E.I. Major Midget Hockey League behind a smothering defence that allowed just 80 goals in 34 games, a remarkable 36 goals – more than one per game – less than second-place Moncton. Not surprisingly, the goaltending duo of Jean-Michel Belanger and Dan Fraser finished with the league’s top two goals against averages, at 2.07 and 2.54, respectively, while finishing as two of just three NBPEIMMHL goaltenders with a save percentage above .900. The offence was led by Peter Trainor, who racked up 13 points in his last five games to win the league scoring title by a single point over Charlottetown’s Ross Johnston.


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