2017 Telus Cup results (from Prince George, B.C.)
Sunday, 30 April 2017 00:55
2017 Telus Cup in Prince George, B.C.
Cape Breton West Islanders - 2
Team Ontario - 1
Malcolm MacEachern and Jacob Stewart scored for the Islanders.
The Islanders advance to Sunday's championship game against Quebec...game time is 7pm.
Local sports preview (Saturday)
Saturday, 29 April 2017 09:45
The Cape Breton West Islanders have advanced to the playoff round of the 2017 Telus Cup in Prince George, B.C.
The Islanders started the national midget hockey championship with back-to-back wins, then lost their next three, including a 5-2 loss to Team West in their final round-robin game Friday.
They got the help they needed in the final two round-robin games of the tournament, and advanced to the playoff round with four points, good for fourth in the six-team tournament.
They'll face Team Ontario in the semi-finals Saturday; Team Ontario was the top team from the round-robin with a 3-1-1 record and seven points.
Puck drop is 7:30 p.m.
Team Quebec faces Team West in the other semi-final at 3:30 p.m.
The winners of the two semi-finals advance to Sunday's championship game; the losers will play for bronze.