Defending HTJHL Champs Start Playoff Run!



The Springfield Xtreme start their run to another championship Monday night on the road against the 3rd place: St. Adolphe Hawks. The Hawks made quick work in the first round sweeping the series against the Steinbach Huskies in three games.

The series sets up to be a great one with the 2nd and 3rd place teams going head-to-head. The Xtreme took the season series 3-2 but all games were won by the visiting team.

This Semi-Final match up sets up to be a battle of Defence versus Offence. The Xtreme are lead by the HTJHL Best Defenseman, Trevor Weimer, and the stingiest defence allowing a league low 63 goals against, back stopped by Quinn Walterson and Trey Blank. Along with the leagues best Penalty Kill, the Xtreme will be using their defence to lead them to victory.

While the Hawks will be bring in a high powered offence lead by 3 of top 5 league point getters, the second most goals and second best Powerplay.

The series truly shapes up to be an all out battle of Offence versus Defence as both teams look to move forward into the HTJHL CHAMPIONSHIP series.