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Storm drop Game 5 of league final, still lead series 3-2

By Kevin Northup Apr 12, 2024 | 10:29 PM

The Southwest Storm couldn’t close out their Nova Scotia Regional Junior Hockey League final against East Hants.

The hometown Penguins got it done Friday night by a score of 5-3, cutting the Storm’s lead in the series to 3-2.

East Hants got out to a 2-0 lead, but the Storm tied in the third.

The Penguins would score the go-ahead goal with 5:35 left in the third.

Game 6 goes Saturday night in Barrington at 7 p.m.

The Storm have a chance to win their third straight league title on home-ice.

If necessary, a seventh game would be played back in East Hants on Sunday at 5 p.m.