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Midget A Bulldogs in OMHA Final

By BWG Minor Hockey Association

Bradford Goal by Jacob Beadle in Game 1 of the OMHA Midget A Championship vs. New Hamburg, played in Bradford, Ont. on Saturday March 11, 2017. Paul Novosad/Photographer

Bradford Goal by Jacob Beadle in Game 1 of the OMHA Midget A Championship vs. New Hamburg, played in Bradford, Ont. on Saturday March 11, 2017. Paul Novosad/Photographer

The Bradford Bulldogs Midget A team played Game 1 of the OMHA Midget A Championship Finals at the Leisure Centre on Saturday, March 11, in front of a full house - skating to a nail-biting 4-3 win in Overtime, against New Hamburg. Scoring for the Bulldogs were Brett Young, Joe Heath, Jacob Beadle,  and with the OT game winner, Evan Barroso.

Game 2 in the series against  took place Friday, March 17,  at the Wilmot Recreation Complex west of Kitchener at 8 p.m. - when the New Hamburg Huskies evened the series, with a 3-0 win.

Game 3 was back in Bradford on March 18, and again, the Bulldogs used home ice advantage to take a 6-0 victory, on goals by Derian Carter with a pair, singles by Isaac Moniz, Curtis Dubeau, Garren Kilpatrick and Spencer Ripley. Assists when to Dubeau (2), Sean Breedon, Carter (2), Ripley and Brett Young. Goalie Mitch Giglio had the shutout.

Game 4 will be on March 24, in New Hamburg in this back and forth battle as the Bulldogs vie for the OMHA title - and Game 5, back in Bradford on Saturday, March 25, 8 p.m. at the Blue Rink.  Come out and cheer on the team!