Nova Scotia Valley Maple Leafs claimed the 2016 Don Johnson Cup the Atlantic Provinces Junior B Hockey championship Sunday as they edged Roebothan McKay and Marfshall Avalon Capitals 5-4 in the championship game.

Nova Scotia had a 3-2 lead after the first period and led 4-3 heading to the third. The Capitals tied the game at four all and Alex Feltmate scored what proved to be the winning goal at 15:32 of the third period.

Ben Cleary, Brett Vokey, Adam Caines and Matthew Caines replied for the Capitals.



Goals by Period Summary
TEAMS 1 2 3 Final
HOST- Avalon Capitals 2 1 1 4
Nova Scotia – Valley Maple Leafs 3 1 1 5


Shots by Period Summary
TEAM 1 2 3 Total
HOST- Avalon Capitals 13 13 16 42
Nova Scotia – Valley Maple Leafs 20 16 9 45




The 2016 Don Johnson Cup awards banquet was held Saturday in St. John’s where players were recognized for their achievements during the round robin portion of the tournament .


Ryan Dawson – Moor Frost CBN Stars

Ben Marshall – Avalon Capitals (Host)
All Star Team:

Forward – Ryan Dawson – Moor Frost CBN Stars (NL)
Forward – Phillipe – Alexis Vachon – Moncton Vitos (NB)
Forward – Mitch Normore – Valley Maple Leafs (NS)
Defenceman – Ryan Murray – Kensington Vipers (PEI)
Defenceman – Iain Gamba – Avalon Capitals (Host)
Goaltender – Alex Collette – Moncton Vitos (NB)