Wheaties Bounce Bandits

The Killam Wheat Kings are off to Round Two in the Northeastern Alberta Junior Hockey League’s Playoffs ...

The Wheaties bounced the Lloydminster Bandits 4-3 in overtime in the series clinching Game Five win on Thursday – taking the First Round series 4 games to 1.

Killam will now play the winner of the St. Paul Canadiens versus Cold Lake Ice series which will see at least a sixth game after the Canadiens couldn’t close it out in Thursday’s Game 5, falling 3-2 in Overtime.

Meantime, also on Thursday, Frog Lake punched their tickets to the second round, beating the Lac La Biche Clippers 4-3 in overtime and earning a 4 games to 1 series win in the process.

The T-Birds will play the Wainwright Bisons, who are coming off a sweep of the Vermilion Tigers, in Round Two.

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