Peewee Grizzlies to face Clearwater in round one of playoffs

The Revelstoke Peewee Grizzlies face Clearwater in round one of Tier 3 playoffs this weekend. Play at home on Feb. 2 at 3:30 p.m.

The Revelstoke Peewee Grizzlies are set to begin their playoff run this weekend with a best-of-three series against Clearwater.

The team closed out the regular season last weekend with a 5-4 win over Chase on Saturday and a 9-8 win over North Okanagan on Sunday.

The wins helped boost Revelstoke into fourth place in the Tier 4 league with a 6-7-2 record. Clearwater finished in third, only three points ahead of Revelstoke.

The teams face-off in Clearwater on Friday, then take the ice at the Revelstoke Forum at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. Game three is Sunday in Clearwater, if necessary.

The Revelstoke Bantam Grizzlies continued their strong play this year, with two blowout wins over Merritt at home last weekend. On Saturday, the Grizzlies won 7-2 and on Sunday they won 8-1. With the wins, the Bantams finished first in its Tier 3 league and earned a bye to the second round of the playoffs.

The Atom Grizzlies beat Salmon Arm 4-3 on Saturday and tied the Kelowna Peewee Girls team 2-2 on Sunday. The Atoms are back at home on Feb. 9 and 10 for back-to-back games against Westside.