Nationals to Face Kings in First Round of Playoffs

by Spencer De Wolfe

The Niagara on the Lake Nationals have finished their first season in the GMHL. After posting a winning record (21-18-3) the Nats captured the 5th spot in the GMHL South Division. After a great regular season, the Nationals will go into playoffs. They will face the fourth-ranked Kingsville Kings in the first round of the playoffs. The first game will take place on Friday, February 22nd, 2019 at 8:50 PM at the Kingsville Arena Complex in Kingsville, ON. 

The Kings outscored the Nats in the regular season by pocketing 20 goals more goals but the teams split the four meetings they had this season at two wins apiece. The Nationals look to capture their first playoff victory in franchise history on Friday. "We are looking forward to getting the playoffs underway. We had a successful season as a first-year club" stated Nationals Head Coach Spencer DeWolfe. 

The second game in the best of three series will take place at Home on Monday, February 25th, 2019 at 12:30 PM at the Meridian Credit Union Arena in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON. Playoff ticket prices are as follows: 

Adults $8

Seniors $6

Students $6