By Rob Benneian
(LaSALLE, ON) – The LaSalle Vipers and St Thomas Stars will meet in the first round of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League Western Conference playoffs.
The Vipers finished the regular season as the conference’s second seed while the Stars are locked into seventh place.
LaSalle will have home ice advantage, and sported a 19-3-1 record at the Vollmer Centre this season. The Stars are 9-14-0 on the road this season, including an 0-3 record in LaSalle.
The Vipers won the regular season series 6-0, outscoring the Stars 26-14 in the process.
The best-of-seven series kicks off Wednesday, at the Vollmer Centre. Game time is 7:00 pm.
Windsor Crossing is the official playoff sponsor of LaSalle Vipers Jr B Hockey.
ROUND 1 SCHEDULE
- Wednesday, February 26 Vollmer 7:00pm
- Friday, February 28 St Thomas 7:30pm
- Sunday, March 2 Vollmer 2:30pm
- Tuesday, March 4 St Thomas 7:30pm
- *Wednesday, March 5 Vollmer 7:00pm
- *Friday, March 7 St Thomas 7:30pm
- *Sunday, March 9 Vollmer 2:30pm