Pictou Co. Scotians – 6
Strait Pirates – 4
Pirate goals: Ryan Lawless, Nicholas MacGillivary, Avery Warner, Jackson Beck
The Pirates (14-16-4), who had their five-game winning streak snapped, finish the regular season fourth in the five-team Sid Rowe Division with 32 points; they’ll meet the Miners, who finished first in the division and tied for top spot in the league, in the opening round of the playoffs, with game one in the best-of-seven series in Port Hawkesbury Friday night.
The season series with Pictou Co. ends tied 3-3.