The Triangle Fluid Controls Bantam Jr. Bulls entered the 6th annual Prince Edward County Minor Hockey Association, Milk Tournament, October 23rd – 25th with a .500 record on the regular season to date.
The TFC Jr. Bulls first game featured a matchup with the host, Prince Edward County Kings, on Friday, October 23rd. The TFC Jr. Bulls came out flying and put up a dominating performance winning 8-0. The second match of the tournament for the TFC Jr. Bulls saw them facing the well-rested Mount Brydges Cougars on Saturday, October 24th. In a tight match from start to finish, the TFC Jr. Bulls were downed 3-1. Twelve hours later in their third and final match of the round robin portion of the tournament the TFC Jr. Bulls faced Valley Storm needing at least a tie game to advance to the finals on Sunday. In a dramatic finish, the TFC Jr. Bulls scored with under 5 seconds left in regulation to seal the victory in a 7-6 barn burner.
Finally, on Sunday the TFC Jr. Bulls were up against the Mount Brydges Cougars who had beat them a little more than 24 hours earlier in what was expected to be a tight game. The TFC Jr. Bulls jumped out to a 2-0 lead only to have Mount Brydges come back with two of their own to tie it at 2-2. The Jr. Bulls went up 3-2 and never looked back. They put the game out of reach with an empty net goal late in the third period to seal the victory and the championship 4-2.
Triangle Fluid Controls Ltd. would like to extend our congratulations to the players and team staff on a well-deserved title!