The Tiger Hills Hockey League champion Deloraine Royals will play for the provincial Senior A hockey title today in Winnipeg.
Blaine Jarvis scored three times and set up two more goals on Friday in Winnipeg as the Royals defeated the Carillon Senior Hockey League champion Red River Wild 7-3 in the semifinals. Tanner Waldvogel and Jon Naturkach added a goal and two helpers for Deloraine, while Ryan Marsh and Jacob Deitrich added singles.
Deloraine will take on the Altona Maroons, who upset the South East Manitoba Hockey League champion Morden Redskins in Friday’s other semifinal.
The Maroons eliminated the Miniota/Elkhorn C-Hawks on Thursday with a 6-1 win to close out the round robin, dropping the North Central Hockey League champions to 0-2 in their pool. Kelsey McLeod scored the lone goal for the C-Hawks, who gave up a pair of markers in each period.
The provincial title will be decided today in Winnipeg at 4:30 p.m.
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Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition April 19, 2014