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Saugeen Maitland Midget A wins Gold in Cambridge
Submitted By Howie Pruden on Monday, January 22, 2018
Saugeen Maitland Midget A team won a thriller in OT beating the North York team 1 to 0 in the Finals to win Gold. Playing a three on three format Emma Swift picked up the puck deep in Saugeen's end gaining a break away. Emma put a deke on the goaltender moving her to the right and went around her to hit the open net sending Saugeen home with the Gold Medal. 
Game MVP went to Goalie Marissa Cunningham who made 20 saves for the shutout including a game saving stop in OT on a player in all alone. 

After a tie and a tough 2 to 1 loss to North York Saugeen won four straight to take the Gold. 

Saugeen won a thriller in the semi finals beating Windsor 1 to 0. Jamie Cunningham went around a defender and scored high blocker with 21 second remaining in the game to give Saugeen a trip to the Gold Medal. 
Player of the game went to Goalie Madison MacGillivary  who made 18 saves for the shutout. 

Saugeen goaltenders allowed 3 goals in the 6 games with 4 shutouts. 

Congrats team on a hard played weekend. 
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