SIJHL announces Dryden – Fort Frances 1st round playoff schedule

THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Saturday the game schedule for its upcoming first round quarter-final playoff series between the No. 4 seeded Dryden GM Ice Dogs and the No. 5 Fort Frances Lakers.

All games in this best-of-five affair feature 7:30 p.m. CT start times.

It will commence Tuesday at Dryden’s Memorial Arena with Game 1 while the GM Ice Dogs will also host Game 2 on Wednesday.

From there the match-up shifts to Ice for Kids Arena in Fort Frances on Friday for Game 3.

If necessary, Game 4 is slated for Saturday, March 23 at Ice for Kids while, if required, Dryden will host a Game 5 on Monday, March 25.

All SIJHL playoff games will be streamed live online via

SIJHL Playoffs
Series A
No. 4 Dryden GM Ice Dogs vs. No. 5 Fort Frances Lakers
Best-of-five series
Game 1: Tuesday, March 19 @ Dryden 7:30 p.m. (Memorial Arena)
Game 2: Wednesday, March 20 @ Dryden 7:30 p.m. (Memorial Arena)
Game 3: Friday, March 22 @ Fort Frances 7:30 p.m. (Ice for Kids Arena)
Game 4*: Saturday, March 23 @ Fort Frances 7:30 p.m. (Ice for Kids Arena)
Game 5*: Monday, March 25 @ Dryden 7:30 p.m. (Memorial Arena)
*-if necessary