PCAHA Atom A1 Final 4 – Langley #1

in Other News, playoffs

 

March 13, 2019

The first ever PCAHA cross-conference Atom A1 Final 4 wrapped up last night, with Langley A1 claiming top honors, on a record of 2-0-1.

The team started with a 4-4 tie against the Richmond Jets, on Saturday, and then knocked off Cloverdale 9-2 on Sunday and top ranked BWC 5-3 in the final game.

BWC had started with a 3-0 win over Cloverdale on Saturday, posted a 4-1 decision over Richmond on Monday, before meeting Langley at the Newton Arena last night.

Langley had downed BWC 6-4 in the final game of the regular season on January 31, after losing 9-4 to them November 26.

Richmond finished third, the only team that were not beaten by Langley. They started with the 4-4 tie in game 1, then lost 4-1 to BWC, and edged Cloverdale 2-1 in their last game.

Three of the Top 4 favorites had advanced through the quarterfinals.

 

Quarterfinals

BWC A1 came into the Final 4 as the #1 ranked team, after eliminating #8 BWC A2, in two straight in the quarterfinals, 10-0 and 13-0.

Langley A1 came in as the #2 ranked team. They had come from behind to down #7 ranked Surrey A1 in a semifinal series that went the four-game distance.

The Richmond Jets A1 had eliminated #6 NSWC A1 in three games, with a tie and two wins.

The #5 ranked Cloverdale A1 had upset #4 Semiahmoo A1, in another series that went four games.

 

The Final 4 series was played at South Surrey Arena, Centennial Arena White Rock and Newton Arena.

Atom Final 4 Schedule

Home Visitor When Where Start
Cloverdale A1 BWC A1 Mar 9 South Surrey 11:00
Langley A1 Richmond A1 Mar 9 South Surrey 12:45
Langley A1 Cloverdale A1 Mar 10 Centennial 10:15
BWC A1 Richmond A1 Mar 11 Centennial 20:00
Richmond A1 Cloverdale A1 Mar 12 Newton 18:00
BWC A1 Langley A1 Mar 12 Newton 19:45

 

Regular season records – PCAHA Atom Flight 1

BWC A2 were moved up after the New Year from Flight 2, where they had won 13-0-1.

R Team Name GP W L T SPt Pts GF GA PIM
1 BWC A1  20 18 2 0 14 50 119 45 98
2 Langley A1  20 13 4 3 13 42 93 67 118
3 Richmond A1  20 13 6 1 10 37 86 71 139
4 Semiahmoo A1  20 10 10 0 16 36 99 68 94
5 Cloverdale A1  20 8 9 3 15 34 67 84 109
6 NSWC A1  20 7 10 3 16 33 66 72 104
7 Surrey A1  20 3 14 3 18 27 65 120 66
8 Van T-Birds A1  20 3 16 1 17 24 73 125 80
9 BWC A2  6 0 4 2 15 17 17 33 24