April 1, 2015 - 7:22amUpdated: April 1, 2015 - 10:57am
A year after winning the 2014 Telus Cup, the Prince Albert Mintos were swept in the first round of the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League playoffs for the first time since 2008-2009. That came after they ranked sixth in the regular season, their lowest seed since the 2007-2008 season.
The Melfort Mustangs picked up a narrow 4-3 win in enemy territory Sunday against the Nipawin Hawks to tie their Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League semi-final series at 1-1. The Hawks won the season opener 3-2 in overtime on Friday in Melfort.