Gryphon hockey women to open playoffs Wednesday

GUELPH – The Guelph Gryphons and Toronto Varsity Blues are to begin their OUA women’s hockey league quarter-final playoff series Wednesday at Toronto’s Varsity Arena.

Game time for the opening game is 7 p.m.

Game 2 is to go Saturday at the Gryphon Centre. Game time is 2 p.m.

If a third game is needed in the best-of-three series, it’s to be played Sunday at Toronto’s Varsity Arena starting at 7 p.m.

The Gryphs and Varsity Blues met twice during the regular season. Toronto won 3-2 in a shootout at Varsity Arena Nov. 1 and Guelph won 3-0 at the Gryphon Centre Jan. 5.

Toronto finished the regular season in first place with a 17-4-1-2 record while the Gryphs were eighth at 10-8-2-4.

If the Gryphs win the series, they’ll face the highest-placed quarter-final series winner in the semifinals.


  • Guelph Sports Journal