Archive for March, 2016

Wolves lose 2-1 in overtime

Posted: March 27, 2016 in News and notes

The Ripley Wolves will enter the final weekend of the WOAA Senior ‘A’ playoffs down two games to one after a 2-1 overtime loss on Saturday night.

Game details are currently unavailable.

Games 4, 5 and 6 will be played next weekend with a Game 7 on Tuesday night in Ripley if necessary. Puck drops in Ripley at 8:30 p.m. on Friday, April 1, and at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 2. If necessary, the teams will play Game 6 in Tillsonburg on Sunday at 5 p.m.


Wolves win Game 2 6-3

Posted: March 26, 2016 in News and notes

The Ripley Wolves tied up the best-of-seven WOAA Senior ‘A’ final at 1-1 with a 6-3 win on Friday night at home.

Scoring details are currently unavailable.

The Wolves travel to Tillsonburg tonight for a 7:30 p.m. game, before returning home for Game 4 next Friday, April 1, at 8:30 p.m. and Game 5 on Saturday, April 2, at 8 p.m.

Wolves fall 7-1 in Game 1

Posted: March 24, 2016 in News and notes

The Ripley Wolves fell 7-1 in the opening game of the WOAA Senior ‘A’ final in Tillsonburg on the weekend.

Scoring details are not currently available.

The Wolves host Game 2 on Friday night at 7 p.m. and then travel to Tillsonburg on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

The Ripley Wolves will defend their WOAA Senior ‘A’ title against the Tillsonburg Thunder.

Although the Wolves have home ice advantage for the series, Game 1 will be in Tillsonburg this Saturday, March 19, at 8:30 p.m. The Wolves will regain home ice in Game 5, if necessary.

The full schedule is:

Game 1 – Saturday, March 19 @ Tillsonburg – 8:30 p.m.
Game 2 – Friday, March 25 @ Ripley – 7 p.m.
Game 3 – Saturday, March 26 @ Tillsonburg – 7:30 p.m.
Game 4 – Friday, April 1 @ Ripley – 8:30 p.m.
Game 5* – Saturday, April 2 @ Ripley – 8 p.m.
Game 6* – Sunday, April 3 @ Tillsonburg – 5 p.m.
Game 7* – Tuesday, April 5 @ Ripley – Time TBD
*if necessary

Tillsonburg defeated Ripley 5-4 in a wildly entertaining overtime game during the round-robin portion of the playoff schedule. You can expect this series to feature speed, skill and hard-hitting action, if the first time these teams met was any indication.

Wolves sweep Shelburne

Posted: March 8, 2016 in News and notes

The Ripley Wolves will defend their WOAA Senior ‘A’ title against the winner of the Tillsonburg/Milverton series, after Ripley swept Shelburne in four straight games.

The Wolves won 6-4 on Friday night and 3-2 on Saturday to finish off the semi-final against the Muskies, and will now rest this weekend while the other semi-final is decided. Milverton currently leads the series 3-1.

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