Junior Gryphons into OPFL Regional Bantam final

GUELPH – The Guelph Junior Gryphons have advanced to the Ontario Provincial Football League’s Regional Bantam division final.

The Junior Gryphs gained their berth in the final with a 28-0 blanking of the Orangeville Outlaws Saturday at Alumni Stadium.

Player stats were not available.

The Junior Gryphs will play the Woodstock Wolverines in the final after the Wolverines dropped the North Bay Bulldogs 66-21 Saturday in Woodstock in the other semifinal.

The final is set for Aug. 5 at 11 a.m. at Hamilton’s Tim Hortons Field.

For the Junior Gryphs, Saturday’s was their second in a row following a 56-24 victory over the Toronto Jets in quarter-final play and six regular-season wins.

Guelph finished second in the eight-team league at 6-2-0 while Woodstock was 8-0-0 in the regular season.

  • Guelph Sports Journal