NWJHL Playoffs Round 2 – North Peace vs Dawson Creek

We’re into the second round of the playoffs in the NWJHL. One of the semi-final matchups has the North Peace Navigators against the Dawson Creek Canucks. North Peace is the number two seed with a 25-13-2 record for 50 points in the regular season. Dawson Creek is the number three seed and beat the Sexsmith Vipers three games to one in the first round.

Playoff Schedule
Game 1 – Feb. 28 at Dawson Creek
Game 2 – Feb. 29 at Peace River
Game 3 – Mar. 3 at Peace River
Game 4 – Mar. 5 at Dawson Creek
Game 5 – Mar. 6 at Peace River*
Game 6 – Mar. 8 at Dawson Creek*
Game 7 – Mar. 9 at Peace River*

* – if necessary

Season Series
October 4 – North Peace 4-3
October 5 – Dawson Creek 5-1
October 26 – North Peace 6-3
November 9 – North Peace 7-2
December 6 – North Peace 5-3
December 7 – North Peace 6-5 OT
January 18 – Dawson Creek 5-1
February 14 – North Peace 4-3 OT

Navs Top Scorers (Regular Season)
Robert Lemay (High Prairie, AB) – 47 points
Theo Cunningham (Gift Lake, AB) – 34 points
Jonathan Noskey (Loon River, AB) – 32 points
Dawson Gour (Peace River, AB) – 28 points
Tulsen Fawcett (Grimshaw, AB) – 27 points

Canucks Top Scorers (Playoffs)
Chase Henrickson (Dawson Creek, BC) – 6 points
James Lalikeas (Prince George, BC) – 6 points
Dayton Nelson (Cranbrook, BC) – 4 points
Dustin Bahm (Dawson Creek, BC) – 3 points
Carter Maki (Edmonton, AB) – 2 points

Starting Goaltenders
Navs – Ryan Noble (Fenelon Falls, ON) 3.17 GAA .911 Save% (Regular Season)
Canucks – Matthew Ens (Prince George, BC) 2.88 GAA .910 Save% (Playoffs)

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