Best-of-Three Semifinal Series
Date Fri/Sat/(Sun) Feb. 24/25/(26)
Time 7 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue Rutherford Rink
Series SSK Leads 15-8
Current Streak SSK W 3
Last Meeting Jan. 7, 2017
MRU 3 @ SSK 4
- This weekend's series marks the second time the two schools have met in the postseason.
- Mount Royal won a quarter-final series, 2-1, in 2015 over the Huskies in Calgary.
- The Huskies enjoyed a bye last weekend after locking up the top seed in the conference.
- Mount Royal defeated Manitoba 2-1 at home last weekend to advance.
- Logan McVeigh finished the season tied for second in the conference scoring race with 31 points. Jesse Forsberg led all defencemen by seven points after racking up a league high 27 this season.
By The Numbers
3 - The Huskies took 3 out of 4 meetings with the Cougars this season. Their only loss came in the first matchup of the season.
7 - Defenceman Jesse Forsberg outscored all other Canada West blue-liners by 7 points with a total of 27 this year.
21 - The Huskies posted 21 wins during the regular season. It is the second straight year with 20 or more wins.