By Darryl G. Smart
It was a thriller at Talbot Gardens On Thursday night.
The Simcoe Koncir Automotive Warriors took the Petrolia Oilers the distance, and more. Unfortunately the Oilers scored in overtime to come up with a 5-4 win to take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-six point Ontario Minor Hockey Association midget B semifinal.
Game 2 of the series is Saturday at 6:10pm in Petrolia, with Game 3 back at Talbot gardens at 7:15pm Sunday.
The Caledonia Thunder’s undefeated OMHA playdown streak came to an end Thursday night at home.
In Game 1 of its best-of-six point OMHA midget BB semifinal, the Thunder dropped a 2-1 decision to the Fort Erie Meteors.
Game 2 is in Fort Erie Saturday at 2pm, with Game 3 in Caledonia Sunday at 5pm.
ATOM AE GROUP 3
The Tillsonburg Tornadoes dropped its opening game of the OMHA atom AE group 3 semifinal Thursday.
The Mt. Brydges Cougars took advantage of home ice and came away with a 5-0 victory.
Game 2 is Sunday at 3:15pm in Tillsonburg.