Midget 15's wrap up regular season, playoffs next


Midget 15's

The SEAC midget 15-year-olds, concluded the AMMHL Regular Season schedule Saturday at home against the NWCAA Bruins.

The Tigers fell behind early in the first period going down two goals 5 minutes in. They would cut the lead by one getting a goal from Daniel Ganert at 7:55. The Bruins would rally back for three more of their own to extend their lead to 5-1 before the 1st period ended.

After a scoreless 2nd period, the Bruins struck early in the 3rd period to grab a 5 goal lead. Kieran Christianson would get one more for the Tigers before the end of the game. Final score 6-2 for the visiting NWCAA Bruins.

SEAC finished off the regular season 11-18-3 for the 8th seed in the AMMHL South Division.

The Tigers will travel to Calgary for the Sutter South Cup playoff tournament. The Tigers are in Pool B in the 12-Team Tournament.

Round Robin Schedule:

Thu, Mar 5. - SEAC Tigers @ CRAA Blue

Thu, Mar 5. - Lethbridge Hurricanes @ SEAC Tigers

Fri. Mar 6. - CNHA Canucks @ SEAC Tigers

1st Place team in each Pool will advance to the Semi-Finals (3 Teams)

The 4th Semi-Final qualifying team will be:

1) Best 2 team records from 2nd Place in each Pool advancing to wild card game

2) Wild card winner advances to Semi-Final as 4th qualifier

3) Tiebreakers determined as per Hockey Alberta Provincial rules

Both teams advancing to the Finals earn a berth to Provincial Championships.

The 3rd Place finisher will not qualify for Provincials as Red Deer is declared South host as per annual rotation.

Visit http://www.ammhl.ca to follow the tournament scores.