Sharks win Victoria Hockey League title

The Sharks are Victoria Hockey League champions for 2012-13.

The Sharks are Victoria Hockey League champions for 2012-13.

Chad Linger, Tyler Tachnyk and Ben King in the Sharks’ 3-1 win over the Lions on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the best-of-five VHL playoff final.

Goalie Dave Brumby was named the Sharks’ playoff MVP.

Lions’ forward Clayton Lainsbury, a Victoria Salsa alumnus from 2003-04, led all playoff scorers with seven goals and 11 assists for 18 points in 12 games.

The Sharks last won the VHL title in 2010 and and finalists the past two seasons.