Congratulations to the Twin Rivers Hockey League 2021-2022 Champions, the Birch Hills Blackhawks. This series was a rematch from 2 years ago when Covid-19 shut down the world; the Blackhawks and the Silvertips were 1 game into their series that year.
Game 1 was a back-and-forth game, with Birch Hills coming out of the game with a 6-4 win. Game 2 in Shellbrook was another exciting game, with the Silvertips tying the game with less than 2 minutes left to send the game into overtime. The Blackhawks scored less than 1 minute into the 10-minute sudden victory overtime period to win 4-3. In game 3, Birch Hills led 2-1 after the first period. After 40 minutes of play, the score was tied 3-3. The Blackhawks came out strong in the 3rd period and scored 3 goals to win the game by a score of 6-3 over the Silvertips.
The Twin Rivers Hockey League had some excellent hockey games during the playoffs, with 5 games going to overtime, 3 regulation games decided by 1 goal and 6 games decided by 2 goals.
Congratulations to the Most Valuable Player in the Playoffs – Brady Keller of the Birch Hills Blackhawks. Brady scored 6 goals and assisted on 8 others during playoffs.
Have a great summer and we will see you at the rink in the fall!