Port Alice's Tyler Roper wheels away in celebration after adding another to his tally against Campbell River.

Port Alice's Tyler Roper wheels away in celebration after adding another to his tally against Campbell River.

Novices put on a show in Hardy tourney

Five local hockey teams take to the ice for novice tourney in Port Hardy.

PORT HARDY—The local novice hockey contingent were joined by a team from Campbell River this weekend as they took place in the Port Hardy Novice Tournament, held Dec 1-2 in the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy.

Two teams from Port Hardy, two from Port McNeill and a Port Alice side took to the ice along with the down-island representatives for a two-day, round-robin format tourney with an emphasis on fun for the competitors.

The event also had fundraising aspects as the organizers offered a puck toss and raffle to the healthy crowd cheering on the young athletes.

Port Hardy Novice Tournament

Dec. 1-2

At Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena

Port Hardy #1 3, Port McNeill#2 3.

Port Hardy goals: David Klatt 3; Port McNeill goals: Tristan Mardell, Matthew Datos, Cole Klughart.

Port Alice 11, Port Hardy#2 2.

Port Alice goals: Tyler Roper 10, Taylor Spafford; Port Hardy goals: Brandon Brotchie, Tye Morash.

Port McNeill#2 9, Campbell River 5.

Port McNeill goals: Daunte McKinney 7, William Grant 2.

Port McNeill#1 10, Port Hardy#2 4.

Port McNeill goals: Cole Klughart 3, Kai Verbrugger 3, Tristan Mardell 2, Matthew Datos, Justin Hilts; Port Hardy goals: Tye Morash 3, Rory Sinden.

Port Alice 11, Campbell River 9.

Port Alice goals: Tyler Roper 10, Taylor Spafford.

Port McNeill#2 12, Port Hardy#1 9.

Port McNeill goals: William Grant 4, Manning Browne 3, Daunte McKinney 3, Kai Orr, Skylar Evans; Port Hardy goals: David Klatt 4, Griffin Handley 3, Mason Northey, Owen Wilson.

Port McNeill#1 10, Port Alice 8.

Port McNeill goals: Tristan Mardell 5, Cole Klughart 3, Kai Verbrugge 2; Port Alice goals: Tyler Roper 8.

Port McNeill#2 9, Port Hardy#2 3.

Port McNeill goals: Daunte McKinney 4, Evan Manke 3, William Grant 2; Port Hardy goals: Tye Morash 2, Solomon Melan.

Campbell River 5, Port Hardy#1 1.

Port Hardy goals: Griffin Handley.

Port Alice 8, Port McNeill#2 7

Port Alice goals: Tyler Roper 8; Port McNeill goals: Daunte McKinney 2, Evan Manke 2, William Grant 2, Skylar Evans.

Campbell River 15, Port Hardy#2 4.

Port Hardy goals: Tye Morash 4.

Port McNeill#1 11, Port Hardy#1 5.

Port McNeill goals: Tristan Mardell 5, Kai Verbrugge 4, Matthew Datos, Ethan Hunt; Port Hardy goals: David Klatt 3, Griffin Handley 2.