Tignish Aces

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Tignish Aces
Tignish Aces Official Logo.jpg
City Tignish, Prince Edward Island
League Prince Edward Island Junior C Hockey League
Founded2007 (2007)–08
Home arenaCredit Union Arena
ColoursYellow, Black, White
            
General manager Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Sharon Horne
Head coach Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Dwayne Handrahan
Captain Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg
Website www.peijuniorc.com/Tignish
Franchise history
2007–presentTignish Aces

The Tignish Aces (officially the Tignish Perry's Construction Aces) are a Canadian Junior C ice hockey team based in Tignish, Prince Edward Island. They play in the Prince Edward Island Junior C Hockey League. They play at the Credit Union Arena and are coached by Dwayne Handrahan.

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History

The Aces were founded in 2007 into the PEI Junior C Hockey League. They won the league championship in their first season, finishing with only a single loss over the regular season and playoffs. They have been historically the most successful team in the league, winning six championships in their eight years. [1]

Incident vs. Sherwood

In March 2013, in the final game of the season, a brawl erupted when, as handshakes were taking place, three players from the Sherwood Falcons crossed centre ice and charged the Aces' players. [2] The Aces had just won the game to advance to the league final. Eight players and two coaches were suspended beginning the next season.

Season by season

SeasonGPWLTOTLGFGAPResultsPlayoffs
2015-1628131401112126275th of 6 PEIJHLWon Quarterfinals 3-2 (Flames)
Lost Semifinals 0-3 (Lynx)
2016-1726131201140124275th of 6 PEIJHLLost Quarterfinals 1-3 (Flames)
2017-182818802166120382nd of 6 PEIJHLQuarterfinals -bye
Won Semifinals 3-0 (Lynx)
Lost Finals 3-4 (Metros)
2018-192620600168103402nd of 4 PEIJHLWon Semifinals 4-1 (Flames)
Won Finals 4-1 (Metros)

Maritime-Hockey North Junior C Championship

Eastern Canada Jr C Championships

YearRound RobinRecordStandingSemiFinalBr. Med. GameGold Medal Game
2019L, Tri-County River Cats 0-5
Wd, Spryfield Attack 6-3
OTL, Kivalliq Canucks 4-5
L, Western Valley Panthers 40-6
1-2-14th of 5L, Tri-County River Cats 1-7n/an/a

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References

  1. "Jr. C Aces reflect on another ch'ship season | Journal Pioneer". journalpioneer.ca. 2014-03-19. Retrieved 2015-10-30.
  2. "PEI Hockey Fight: Tignish Aces vs. Sherwood Falcons (VIDEO) | The Huffington Post". huffingtonpost.ca. 2013-03-27. Retrieved 2015-10-30.