Spruce Kings Announce First Round Playoff Schedule


March 5, 2013, Prince George, BC (ISN) – The Prince George Spruce Kings will start the post season on the road against the Chilliwack Chiefs beginning Friday March 15th with the first home playoff game scheduled for Monday March 18th in the Prince George Coliseum.

The first round of the playoffs in the British Columbia Hockey League will be a best of five for teams in the Mainland Division in a two-two-one format. Games one and two will be played March 15th and 16th at Prospera Centre in Chilliwack. After a travel day, game three will be played in the Prince George Coliseum on Monday March 18th.

If required, game four will also be in the Coliseum on Tuesday March 19th with a fifth and deciding game back in Chilliwack on Wednesday March 20th. The winner of the first round will then go on to play the other Mainland Division series winner in a best of five second round series beginning on Friday March 22nd.

The Chilliwack Chiefs won the eight game regular season series after starting out strong. The Prince George Spruce Kings finished strong with two consecutive wins in Chilliwack.

Playoff tickets are now on sale through the Spruce Kings office. Adult tickets are $14, Seniors are $12, Students are $12, Child tickets are $9 and those under the age of five are free. Tickets can be purchased during normal business hours between 9am and 5pm in the Spruce Kings office located in the Prince George Coliseum at 888 Dominion Street.

For more information contact the Spruce Kings office at 250.564.1747.