After losing the first two games of the series, the Brandon Wheat Kings have stormed back in their first round Eastern Conference matchup and are now going home up 3-2 in the best of seven matchup.
On Friday night, the Wheat Kings beat the Tigers in Medicine Hat 5-2. Ty Lewis had a goal and two assists for the winners who will try to close things out in Dauphin in Game 6 Sunday.
In the Western Conference, Everett defeated Seattle 7-3 to take a 3-1 lead in that series. Connor Dewar had a goal and two assists for the winners.
On Saturday, Swift Current will look to move on after their Game 5 win over Regina on Friday night as the two teams meet at the Brandt Centre. Moose Jaw will try and end Prince Albert’s season in Game 5 of that series at Mosaic Place. After losing the first game of the series, the Warriors have won the last three with two of those victories coming in overtime. Lethbridge will try and move into Round 2 as they lead Red Deer 3-1 going into Game 5 at Lethbridge.
Out West, Everett will look to wrap up their series with the Thunderbirds in five games as the two teams meet in Kent, Washington with Spokane in Portland needing a victory as they trail that series 3-1 going into Game 5/