VACHL B 2018-19 Playoff Schedule
TOURNAMENT FORMAT
Round Robin Home Away All teams will play a total of 5 games (3 Round Robin and 2 playoff games)
Sat Feb 16   6:15 PM   Trout Lake   Crunch 7 Replicants 3
Sat Feb 16   7:45 PM   Trout Lake   Lumberjacks 4 Cobra Kai 4 1) Teams will be divided into 2 Groups (A and B) based on regular season standings.  
Sat Feb 16   9:15 PM   Trout Lake   Hornets 1 Chiefs 7
              Group A will have #1,4,6
Mon Feb 25   8:00 PM   Trout Lake   Replicants 4 Hornets 2 Group B will have #2,3,5
Tue Feb 26   9:45 PM   Sunset   Chiefs 8 Lumberjacks 2
Wed Feb 27   9:45 PM   Britannia   Cobra Kai 3 Crunch 2 2) Teams will play 3 round robin games.
        2 games will be within the group with 1 cross-over game with other group (1v5, 2v6, 3v4).
Sat Mar 2   9:15 PM   Britannia   Lumberjacks 4 Replicants 8 ** Round Robin games will only have 4v4 sudden-death overtime (no shootout)
Sun Mar 3   5:30 PM   Britannia   Chiefs 5 Cobra Kai 2
Sun Mar 3   10:30 PM   Killarney   Crunch 6 Hornets 2
3) Teams are then ranked by points (2pt win, 0pt loss, 1pt OTL, SOL) within their group.  
Semi-finals
Fri Mar 8 1 9:15 PM   Killarney   Crunch 4 [OT] Cobra Kai 3
Fri Mar 8 2 9:45 PM   Hillcrest   Chiefs 4 Replicants 1 4) The Medal Rounds: The 1st ranked teams from each pool will faceoff with the 2nd 
ranked team in the opposite group in the semi-finals.
Classification Playoffs [Best of 2* for 5th place]
Thu Mar 7   10:00 PM   Trout Lake   Hornets 2 Lumberjacks 8 GroupA #1 vs GroupB #2 (Semi-final 1)
Sat Mar 16   3:00 PM   Britannia   Lumberjacks 9 Hornets 1 GroupB #1 vs GroupA #2 (Semi-final 2)
Finals 3rd Place The winners of the above two games will play for 1st while the losers will play for 3rd.
Sat Mar 16   4:30 PM   Britannia   Cobra Kai 2 [SO] Replicants 1
Finals 1st Place 5) Classification Games: 3rd place team of each pool will play in a 2 game mini-series 
Sat Mar 16   6:00 PM   Britannia   Crunch 0 Chiefs 5
Classification Series Notes:
** If the series is tied 1-1 after regulation time of Gm2, we will have a 5 min "mini-game 3" (not sudden death)
** 3-player shootout if still tied after "mini-game 3" to determine the winner of the series
** If the series is tied 1-1 after OT or shootout of Gm2, we go to a "mini-game 3" or 
immediately to 3-player shoot-out to determine winner, time permitting
** If a game ends in a tie during the medal/classification rounds, there will be a 4v4
sudden-death overtime (changes on the fly only), 
followed by a 3 player shootout (teams can repeat shooters once 1 team's roster has cycled through)
General Playoff Notes:
Goalie subs must obtain league approval before playing.
PIM Threshold for playoffs is 15PIM. 
Once reached, players will be suspended 1 game or rest of playoffs/season
if it is their 2nd suspension of the season.