|John Lee (Courtesy Waterloo Winter Hawks) |
It’s now five straight for the Waterloo Black Hawks in the playoffs as they beat the Chicago Steel 5-1 Friday night.
And that win has the Hawks just one win away from the Clark Cup Championship series.
Chicago actually jumped on the board first as Max Nicastro scored 15:19 into the opening period. But Waterloo tied the score heading into the intermission as Brock Montpetit netted an unassisted goal with 1:14 left.
After a scoreless second, Waterloo broke the game open midway through the third. Billy Maday scored the eventual game-winner 4:39 in and then Craig Smith at 13:39 and Siim Liivik 49 seconds later. Patrick Wey finished off the scoring with three seconds left on the clock as the Hawks were on the power play.John Lee
finished -1 and had a matching delay of game call at 14:31 of the second period and a matching roughing call at 19:15 of the second.
The Black Hawks can wrap up the series on Sunday in Chicago.More Information
The OHL Championship Series dates are set as the Kitchener Rangers and Belleville Bulls fight it out the J. Ross Robertson Cup.
Game 1 will be played Wednesday April 30th in Kitchener while Game 2 is moved to Belleville and played Friday May 2nd. Game 3 is Sunday May 4th in Kitchener and Game 4 is Tuesday May 6th in Belleville.More Information