EAST DIVISION FINALS: GAME 1

ATTLEBORO, MA – The third-seeded Hat Tricks continue the 2021-22 Fraser Cup Playoffs this week with the East Division Finals against the number-one seed, Northeast Generals.

The Generals will hold home-ice advantage when the series begins in Attleboro, MA on Friday afternoon.

Game 2 will be in Danbury on Saturday night. Tickets will be $10 and can be purchased at the door.

In the division semis against Long Beach, the Hat Tricks won Game 1 in overtime to earn the chance to advance at home in Game 2.

Danbury took full advantage, soaring to a 3-0 lead. Long Beach clawed back, but 39 saves from Brennan Churchill helped the Hat Tricks hold onto a 4-2 win. Churchill made 18 of those saves in the third period.

Northeast touts an unbeaten-divisional record of 44-0. The Generals defeated the Bay State Bobcats in the opening round of the playoffs and carried the best record in the NA3HL during the regular season (45-2-0-0).

Game time in Attleboro on Friday is at 3:30 p.m. Game 2 in Danbury on Saturday night will start at 7 p.m. If necessary, the teams will return to Attleboro on Sunday for a decisive Game 3 at 3:30 p.m.