GARHL CHAMPIONS CROWNED

The 2017-2018 GARHL Season came to a close Wednesday night with Game 3 of the A Division final.  League newcomers, Wilson Fire defeated defending champion RU Serious 4-2 in Game 3 to claim their first GARHL Title.

The B Division saw Dino’s Ginos (Formerly Craig Bowman Roofing) defend their B Division title with  a sweep of top seeded Blow Ponies.

The GARHL would also like to thank the officials, timekeepers and Sleeman Centre staff for their great contribution to the league.

Congrats to both teams on their championship and we will see you in September!

GARHL FINALS SET TO GO

The A Division Final is now set as both semi final series were decided Wednesday Night at the Sleeman Centre.
Defending champion RU Serious will have a chance to defend their title as they defeated Shootin’ Blanks 3-1 in Game 3. RU Serious will now take on newcomers Wilson Fire, who disposed of Bobby O’Briens 8-1 in Game 3 of the other A Final.

In the B Division, it will be a battle of the top two seeds as Blow Ponies will take on defending B Champions Dino’s Ginos (formerly Craig Bowman Roofing)

The GARHL Finals Schedule can be found above at the Playoff Schedule tab on the website.

Good luck to all teams in the final

GARHL SEMI FINALS SET

Shootin’ Blanks were the final team to book their ticket to the A Semi Final by scoring with 32 seconds left in Game 3 to defeat Cavalry Contracting 3-2 in Game 3 and the series 2-1. The Shootin’ Blanks now face defending champions RU Serious in the one A Semi Final. The other A Semi Final sees Wilson Fire take on Bobby O’Briens.

The B Semi Finals see top seeded Blow Ponies take on Billings, while second seeded Dino’s Ginos battle the OHL Experience

GARHL PLAYOFF UPDATE

One spot remains in the GARHL Semi Finals as Cavalry Contracting take on the Shootin’ Blanks on Monday Night at the Sleeman Centre.

Bobby O’Briens defeated South End Maulers two games to one to advance, while top seeded Wilson Fire Swept away Thirsty Canucks. RU Serious fended off a gritty effort by Wellington Brewery in Game two to also advance.

The A Division Semi Final matchups will be set after Monday night’s game three.

The B Division Semi finals are set with top seeded Blow Ponies taking on number four seeded Billings. The other B Division Semi Final will see OHL Experience battling defending champions Dino’s Ginos. Both Semi Finals start on Monday Night.

GARHL PLAYOFFS UNDERWAY

The 2018 GARHL Playoffs began this week and already one series is going to the limit with a game three next Wednesday night at the Sleeman Centre.

A DIVISION:
Bobby O’Briens and South End Maulers both needed shootouts in their respective wins as their series will be going the limit with Game 3 slated for Wednesday night at 10pm.
In other A Division Play,
Top seeded Wilson Fire have a 1-0 Series lead on Thirsty Canucks
RU Serious fended off Wellington Brewery in Game one to take the lead in their series
Cavalry Contracting shocked Shootin’ Blanks with a Game One Victory, game two goes Monday Night

B DIVISION
Top seeded Blow Ponies fought off a valiant Dawson Dental effort in Game 1 to hold on to a series lead
Second Seeded Dino’s Ginos lead Flying Hellfish 1-0 in their series
The six seeded Power Bus Way held off the OHL Expeience to take a surprising lead in the series
Bitter playoff rivals Billings kept Tim Hortons off the score sheet with a tight game one win

Playoffs resume on Monday Night at the Sleeman Centre

GARHL PLAYOFF MATCHUPS SET

The 2018 GARHL Playoffs begin Monday March 5 and the final night of the regular season decided all the matchups.

A DIVISION
#1 Wilson Fire vs. #8 Thirsty Canucks
#2 RU Serious vs. #7 Wellington Brewery
#3 Shootin’ Blanks vs. #6 Cavalry Contracting
#4 South End Maulers vs. #5 Bobby O’Briens

B DIVISION
#1 Blow Ponies vs. #8 Dawson Dental
#2 Dino’s Ginos vs. #7 Flying Hellfish
#3 OHL Experience vs. #6 Power Bus Way
#4 Billings vs. #5 Tim Hortons

A reminder that all series are a best 2 out of 3 with the winner advancing.
Good Luck to all teams

PLAYOFF MATCHUPS DOWN TO FINAL DAY OF GAMES

The 2018 GARHL Playoff Matchups will come down to the final night of the regular season.

Here are each teams playoff scenarios, a reminder tie breakers go by Most wins, Least PIM’s and then goal differential if need be.

A DIVISION:
Top seed Wilson Fire, will take on Thirsty Canucks in Round 1
Second seeded and defending champion, RU Serious, will battle Wellington Brewery in Round 1
Shootin’ Blanks will finish third
South End Maulers will finish fourth.
A Bobby O’Briens Win on Wednesday would vault them into the 5th seed,a loss or tie leaves them in 6th

Cavalry Contracting can finish 5th or 6th, depending on result of Bobby O’Briens game

B DIVISION
Dino’s Ginos clinch first with a win, cannot finish lower than second
Blow Ponies can clinch first with a Win and Dino’s Ginos loss or tie
OHL Experience clinches 3rd with a win, can finish as low as 4th
Billings, can finish 3rd with a win and an OHL Experience loss or tie, can finish as low as 4th
Tim Hortons, Clinches 5th with a win, no lower than 6th seed
Power Bus can clinch 5th with a win and Tim Hortons loss or tie
Flying Hellfish, can finish 7th with a win or tie
Dawson Dental, can move to 7th with a win and a Hellfish loss

The 2018 Playoff schedule will be released after the games on Wednesday night when all the match-ups are set!

RESCHEDULED GAMES

Games that were scheduled for Monday, January 29, 2018 have now been rescheduled for Monday February 19.

The Following games will now be played on Monday February 19, 2018 (Please Note the Time Changes)

Monday February 19
7pm – Cavalry Contracting vs. Wilson Fire
8pm – Thirsty Canucks vs. Bobby O’Briens
9pm – Flying Hellfish vs. Dawson Dental

GARHL SCHEDULE CHANGES

Due to a scheduling issue at the Sleeman Centre, we will be postponing the following games on Monday, January 29, 2018
6pm – Flying Hellfish vs Dawson Dental
7pm – Cavalry Contracting vs. Wilson Fire
10:30pm – Thirsty Canucks vs. Bobby O’Briens

These games will be made up at a later date