Elora Mohawks to host Spartans in playoff opener Saturday

ELORA – The defending national champion Elora Mohawks are to start their Ontario junior B lacrosse playoffs Saturday when they’re to host the St. Catharines Spartans in the first game of their best-of-five Western Conference quarter-final at the Elora and District Community Centre.

Game time is 7 p.m.

Second game of the series is to go Sunday at Thorold starting at 7 p.m.

Third game is slated for Wednesday at Elora beginning at 8 p.m.

If a fourth game is needed, it’s to be played June 28 at Thorold starting at 8 p.m.

If the series goes its five-game limit, the deciding game is scheduled for June 29 at 7 p.m. at Elora.

The Mohawks finished the regular season atop the Mid West Division and second in the Western Conference with a 16-3-1 record.

The Spartans were third in the South West Division and seventh in the conference at 9-10-1.

The teams met twice during the regular season and Elora won both games by 10-6 scores – April 21 at Thorold and May 5 at Elora.

 

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