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Men’s hockey team wins first-ever playoff series

Ridgebacks to take on UQTR in second round

UOIT Ridgebacks win their first-round OUA playoff series against Queen's.
UOIT Ridgebacks win their first-round OUA playoff series against Queen's.

In front of a capacity crowd on February 21 at the Campus Ice Centre, the UOIT men's hockey team won their first playoff series in the nine-year history of the program.

The Ridgebacks defeated the Queen’s Gaels 4-3 to win the rubber match of their Ontario University Athletics (OUA) best-of-three first-round playoff series.

The Ridgebacks advance to the OUA Eastern Conference semi-finals against L'Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (UQTR) Patriotes. The Ridgebaks will host game one of the best-of-three OUA East Conference semi-final series Wednesday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Campus Ice Centre.

Games two and three (if necessary) will take place Saturday, February 27 and Sunday, February 28 in Trois-Rivières, Québec.

Follow UOITRidgebacks.com for the latest playoff information.

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