NWJHL Playoffs Round 1 – Dawson Creek vs Sexsmith

The other first round series in the NWJHL playoffs will get underway tonight between the Dawson Creek Canucks and the Sexsmith Vipers. Dawson Creek is the #3 seed with a record of 22-14-4 for 48 points. Sexsmith is the #6 seed with a record of 5-31-4 for 14 points.

Playoff Schedule

Game 1 – Feb. 19 at Dawson Creek
Game 2 – Feb. 21 at Sexsmith
Game 3 – Feb. 22 at Dawson Creek
Game 4 – Feb. 24 at Sexsmith*
Game 5 – Feb. 26 at Dawson Creek*

* – if necessary

Season Series
September 21 – Dawson Creek 6-4
October 11 – Dawson Creek 4-3
November 2 – Dawson Creek 2-1 SO
November 10 – Dawson Creek 10-2
December 21 – Dawson Creek 6-3
January 24 – Dawson Creek 6-5 SO
February 5 – Dawson Creek 7-2
February 15 – Sexsmith 4-2

Canucks Top Scorers
Mason McLeod (Dawson Creek, BC) – 54 points
Brandon Rowley (Dawson Creek, BC) – 53 points
Dustin Bahm (Dawson Creek, BC) – 45 points
Chase Henrickson (Dawson Creek, BC) – 30 points
Mason Ducharme (Lac La Biche, AB) – 29 points

Vipers Top Scorers
Clint Lefley (Spirit River, AB) – 24 points
Jordan Bartlett (Grande Prairie, AB) – 23 points
Justin Doucette (Grande Prairie, AB) – 20 points
Gavin Huber (Sexsmith, AB) – 19 points
Kail Magnusson (Grande Prairie, AB) – 18 points

Starting Goaltenders
Canucks – Matthew Ens (Prince George, BC) 3.83 GAA .892 Save%
Vipers – Tyson Walker (Beaverlodge, AB) 4.86 GAA .894 Save%

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