Panthers, Cougars face off in Island junior hockey finals
The Peninsula Panthers made it a sweep of the Comox Valley Glacier Kings, pounding the north Island visitors 5-1 at Panorama rec. centre on Monday night.
Major midget callup Brandon Egli scored the first goal and Kyle Peterson and Joe Densmore each scored twice, staking the Panthers to their second-straight VIJHL final.
The defending Paterson Memorial Trophy holders swept the best-of-five series against Comox in three straight games, winning 6-5 in overtime at
Panorama on Friday and 4-1 in Comox on Saturday. Game two is tonight at Panorama Rec. Centre, 7:30 p.m. Game three is Sunday at Archie Browning Sports Centre, 3 p.m.
Paterson Memorial Trophy schedule
- Game 1: Thursday, March 10: Peninsula @ Victoria 7:15 p.m.
- Game 2: Friday, March 11: Victoria @ Peninsula 7:30 p.m.
- Game 3: Sunday, March 13: Peninsula @ Victoria 3 p.m.
- Game 4: Monday, March 14: Victoria @ Peninsula 7:30 p.m.
- Game 5: (if necessary): Thursday, March 17: Peninsula @ Victoria 7:15 p.m.
- Game 6: (if necessary): Friday, March 18: Victoria @ Peninsula 7:30 p.m.
- Game 7: (if necessary): Sunday, March 20: Peninsula @ Victoria 3 p.m.