The Westman Wildcats are one win away from becoming Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League champions.
Megan Robertson and Ashton Bell scored third-period goals on Sunday to lift the Wildcats to a 4-1 victory over the Pembina Valley Hawks in Hartney and a commanding 2-0 lead in their best-of-five championship series. Kjierstan Wallace and Jaedon Cook also scored for the Wildcats, while Sky Brown made 27 saves.
Kate Friesen replied for the Hawks, who got a 23-save effort from Corinne Schroeder.
The Wildcats will try to capture their first league title on Wednesday when they visit the Hawks for Game 3 in Morden at 7:30 p.m.
» Brandon Sun