The Lloydminster Bobcats have advanced to the second round of the AJHL Gas Drive Playoffs and will take on their rivals, the Bonnyville Pontiacs in a Best-of-7 Series! This is the first time EVER that these two teams have met in the AJHL playoffs. The Bobcats and Pontiacs season series was a very close one, the Bobcats went 3-2-1 against the Yaks in 6 games, while outscoring them by just 2, with 17 goals for and 15 against.
The Bobcats receive home ice advantage in this series, as a result of finishing 2nd (a spot ahead of Bonnyville) in the North Division this year. Here is a complete schedule of the series (home games bolded):
Game 1 Friday, March 13 @ Lloydminster 7:30PM
Game 2 Saturday, March 14 @ Lloydminster 7:30PM
Game 3 Monday, March 16 @ Bonnyville 7:30PM
Game 4 Tuesday, March 17 @ Bonnyville 7:30PM
Game 5 Friday, March 20 @ Lloydminster 7:30PM (If Necessary)
Game 6 Sunday, March 22 @ Bonnyville 7:30PM*(If Necessary)
Game 7 Tuesday, March 24 @ Lloydminster 7:30PM* (If Necessary)
The Bobcats would like to inform everyone that for all ROAD games in this series there will be a fan bus heading to Bonnyville to cheer on the Bobcats!
Price per person will be $40 dollars, which gets you a ticket to the game, as well as a ride to Bonnyville and one back to Lloydminster. To reserve your spot on the bus as well as a ticket for the game contact the Bobcats Office at 780.871.0900.
Bus departure will for the games will be 5:30PM in the parking lot of the Civic Centre.
-Tickets are now ON-SALE to the general public. You can purchase your tickets online by clicking HERE
-Season ticket holders will have until 12 PM (noon) of the day of each home playoff game to purchase their seat before it is automatically released to the public online. These tickets will sell fast, so please ensure you have purchased your tickets well in advance.
-Should you wish to purchase your tickets through our office, please feel free to call us at 780.871.0900 or visit us in person at 4419 52nd Avenue (Community Services Building). Our office will be open 9 AM to 4:30 PM during playoffs, with tickets being available online until the arena box office opens for each home game at 6:00 PM.