March 16, 2006

Playoff Updates

In Alberta, Spruce Grove completed their sweep of Drayton Valley with a 4-3 win in overtime on Wednesday. Ben Scrivens played the entire series for the Saints finishing with 119 saves on the 130 shots he faced (91.5%).

In British Columbia, Alberni Valley swept Cowichan Valley, and will now face the Victoris Salsa in the next round. Victoria shocked Nanaimo in the opening round, eliminating the regular season champions in 5 games. In Alberni Valley's four games, Joe Scali picked up 4 goals and an assist to help the Bulldogs advance. Colin Greening, meanwhile, scored 3 goals in the Clippers' 5 games.

Both Penticton and Salmon Arm begin their playoffs this Friday. Penticton will face Merritt, while Salmon Arm takes on Vernon.

Related reading: An Interview with Colin Greening.

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