Selkirk Saints playoff hockey starts tonight in Castlegar

For the first time ever, the BCIHL champion will be decided in playoff format

Selkirk Saints Logo

Selkirk Saints Logo

The Selkirk Saints take on the University of Victoria Vikes team tonight, in the start of the first B.C. Intercollegiate Hockey League playoffs, at the Castlegar Recreation complex at 7:30 p.m.

The Saints are the number one seed for the playoffs. They posted a perfect 5 – 0 record against the Vikes during the regular season, while outscoring them 29 – 11.

Simon Fraser University and Thompson Rivers’ Wolfpack also play tonight in Burnaby.

The winners of the league’s two first-round series will move on to the championship game beginning March 15 at the home of the higher seeded team.