On Saturday night in Delta, the Jr Bellies dominated from the outset, and pulled away to a 9-4 first period lead over the Delta Islanders. The final score ended up 16-10 for the 'Bellies who were led by Mr Mikes Offensive Player of the Game Anthony Malcom and the steady defensive play of Mr Mikes DPoG Quinn Mackay.
Up next is a first place showdown with arch-rival Coquitlam Adanacs, Wednesday, 7:30PM at Poirier.
The Jr Bellies had a successful night Tuesday, on Reunion Night for the 1994 Minto Cup Champions. The Bellies dominated the Port Coquitlam Saints in the first period, going into the intermission up 10-1. During the intermission, the 1994 Minto Cup Championship team gave their thanks to the coaches and executive of the '94 team in the form of commemorative jerseys. A standing "O" for these guys on a very classy recognition of deserving people.
The game ended 20-5 New Westminster. Star of the game Luke Gillespie won the Mr Mikes Transition Player of the Game Award, scoring four times from the defensive zone. Connor Robinson won the Offensive Player of the game Award and the Defensive Player of the Game Award went to Justin Goodwin.
Next up are the Delta Islanders, Saturday night at Sun God Arena.
On Sunday evening in Nanaimo, the Jr Bellies scored big, trouncing the home Timberman 22-2 at the Nanaimo Ice Centre. Nathan Stewart, Mr Mike's Offensive Player of the Game and Wyatt Pinder, Mr Mike's Defensive Player of the Game, played key roles in the win. New Westminster has moved 1 point back of first place with a game in hand.
Come out Tuesday, June 10, for Minor Lacrosse Family Night and the Reunion of the 'Bellies Minto Cup Champion team of 1994. The Jr's take on the Port Coquitlam Saints. See which fan base will be larger!! PoCo Minor or New Westminster Minor?!!!
Come join us on Tuesday night, June 10 to enjoy Minor Lacrosse Family Night!! Special pricing for all NWMLA and Port Coquitlam Minor Lacrosse parents ($5 per adult) and all kids in jerseys get in free!!! Watch the New Westminster Jr Salmonbellies take on the PoCo Saints!
We will also be celebrating the 20 anniversary of our 1994 Minto Cup winning Salmonbellies - with a special tribut to the coaches and executive of the '94 team!!