The Sherwood Park Midget AAA Kings lost their touch that is scoring in set of shutout losses that cost them their very very first round playoff show from the Fort Saaskatchewan Rangers. Picture courtesy Target Photography
As soon as the scoring evaporated, so did any possibility of which makes it to March.
The Sherwood Park J. Ennis Midget AAA Kings completed in sixth spot within the Alberta Midget Hockey League’s North Division with an archive of 10-16-6, providing them with the last playoff spot and pitting them up against the top team not to ever make a first-round playoff bye — the third-place Fort Saskatchewan Rangers, whom went 15-13-4.
The best-of-five divisional quarter-finals started out on script, using the Rangers making a 4-1 game 1 triumph.
However the Kings flipped that script within the next two games.
The Sherwood squad knotted up the series by having a win that is 3-2 the 2nd outing because of objectives by Payton Litke, Josh Parker and Jock Michael after which went up 2-1 into the quarters having a dramatic 5-4 double-overtime triumph in Game 3 — with all the glory goal coming off the stick of Evan Waldie. (more…)