Guelph Gryphons in hockey semifinals this week

GUELPH – The Guelph Gryphons are to continue in the OUA hockey playoffs this week.

The Gryphon women are to start their best-of-three semifinal series with the Ryerson Rams Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Gryphon Centre.

Ryerson is to host Game 2 Friday at their Mattamy Athletic Centre starting at 7:15 p.m.

If a third game is necessary, it’s to be played Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Gryphon Centre.

The Gryphon men are to start their best-of-three West Division final, a league semifinal, with the Western Mustangs at Western’s Thompson Arena Thursday at 7 p.m.

Game 2 is to go Saturday at the Gryphon Centre. Game time is 7:30 p.m.

If a third game is needed, it’s to be played Sunday at Western beginning at 7 p.m.

Winners of both series gain berths in OUA championship games and U Sports national championship tournaments.

If the Gryphon women win their semifinal series, they’ll host either the Western Mustangs or Toronto Varsity Blues in the OUA championship McCaw Cup game.

If the Gryphon men win the West final, they’ll be on the road against either the Carleton Ravens or Queen’s Gaels for the OUA championship Queen’s Cup game.

The women’s national tournament is to be held at MacLauchlan Arena in Charlottetown’s Bell Aliant Centre while the men’s national championship Cavendish Farms University Cup tournament is to be held at Lethbridge’s Enmax Centre.

Both national tournaments are scheduled for March 14 to 17.

 

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