Squires hope to crush Shallow Lake in first game of final series Saturday

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The Petrolia Squires open their Western Ontario Athletic Association senior “A” championship series at home this Saturday.  

They’ll host the Shallow Lake Crushers in game one of the best-of-seven series this Saturday at Greenwood at 7:30. The second team will be in the Owen Sound-area community the following Saturday, March 26. The teams did not meet during the abbreviated regular season this year.  

After receiving a first-round playoff bye, the Squires swept Milverton in four straight games while Shallow Lake needed seven games to dispose of Lucknow.  
The Crushers forced a decisive game with a 1-0 triumph Friday before beating Lucknow, 4-3 in overtime in game seven Saturday.

The Squires won the league’s A trophy in 2018.