The Lambton Junior Sting Minor Bantams beat Waterloo, 3-2 on Tuesday night at the Progressive Auto Sales Arena to advance to the Pavilion AAA final. Lambton won the series, seven points to five, winning three straight games to capture the series.
Leading 2-1 late in the third period, Lambton scored into an empty net with less than a minute to play only to have the visitor score in the dying seconds to set up a heart stopping final 30 seconds.
The team features a number of players from Central Lambton including Will Hull Oil Springs, Jace McGrail Wyoming, Parker Davidson East Lambton and Evan Morningstar from Plympton Wyoming.
Lambton will take on Elgin-Middlesex in the championship series. The Chiefs advanced with a 4-3 win over Kitchener on Tuesday to take the other semi-final, seven points to three.
Game one is Saturday at 1:15 in Komoka.