Rocks, Milverton to start A final Friday

ELORA – The Elora Rocks and Milverton 4-Wheel Drives have announced the dates for their Western Ontario Athletic Association A championship series.

The Rocks will have home-ice advantage for the best-of-seven series.

Game 1 is set for Friday at the Elora and District Community Centre starting at 8:30 p.m.

Game 2 is to go in Milverton Sunday. Game time is 7:30 p.m.

Game 3 is slated for March 8 in Elora beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Game 4 is to go the following day, March 9, at Milverton and it’ll have an 8:30 p.m. game time.

Game 5 is to be played March 15 at Elora starting at 8:30 p.m.

Game 6 is back in Milverton for an 8:30 p.m. start on March 16.

Game 7 is scheduled for March 23 at Elora. Game time is to be decided.

Games 5, 6 and 7 will be played only if they’re needed.

The A playoffs are for teams that finished the regular season ninth or lower. The Rocks were 11th at 9-12-1-0 and Milverton was 12th at 3-17-1-1.

The Rocks and 4-Wheel Drives met twice during the regular season and Elora won both times. The Rocks prevailed 7-4 at Milverton Nov. 17 and 7-5 at home Dec. 28.

Elora has won six of 12 games since its last meeting with Milverton while the 4-Wheel Drives have won eight of 15 since then.

 

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