The Blades cruised to the Inline Series Championship on Sept. 30 with a 7-3 victory over Section 8 in the Inline Series Championship Game at the Rollerdome in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
The Blades advanced to the Championship game by defeating their second and third-roudnd opponents by a combined 16-3 score after skating to a 4-4 draw in the opening round vs. the Militia. The Blades defeated the Chick Magnets in Round 2, 8-1 and then dropped the Hemp Heads, 8-2 to advance to the final.
Section 8, meanwhile, defeated G to G, 5-2 in the first round, Team Iceland, 5-1 in the second and Chick Magnet, 6-1 to advance to the Final.
By winning the Championship, each member of the Blades were awarded a gift certificates from Discount Hockey and an invitation for each registered player to come to the Legends Night Autograph Session featuring Marcel Dionne, Rogie Vachon, Adam Deadmarsh and Marty McSorley on Opening Night from 4:30-5:30 p.m. prior to the Kings vs. St. Louis game.
Section 8 was also awarded a runner up prize of 12 gift certificates from Discount Hockey.
Each participant also received a ticket to the Kings Home Opener on Oct. 6 for the Kings vs. St. Louis game.
Stay tuned to LAKings.com as the details of the next Inline Hockey Series will be released soon.
LA Kings Inline Series Results: Sept. 30, 2007
First Round Scores:
Hemp Heads 3, Chick Magnets 1
Militia 4, Blades 4
Lynch Mob 8, Team Iceland 1v G to G 2, Section 8 5
Second Round Scores:
Blades 8, Chick Magnets 1
Militia 6, Hemp Heads 1
Section 8 5, Team Iceland 1
G to G 2, Lynch Mob 11
Third Round Scores:
Hemp Heads 2, Blades 8
Chick Magnet 1, Section 8 6
Militia 5, Lynch Mob 1
G to G (Win), Team Iceland (Forfeit)
Blades 7, Section 8 3