JUNIOR B: Peninsula will face Cougars in Island finals

Peninsula makes it a cat-fight-final with 5-1, series-clinching win over the Comox Valley Glacier Kings on Monday

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.