2018 ACAC Men's Hockey Championship

March 2 - 18, 2018

Concordia University of Edmonton

The Concordia Thunder finished the season grabbing the last remaining playoff spot. They will meet the Red Deer Kings in the first best of three quarter-final playoff series. The winner of the series will either face the MacEwan Griffins or NAIT Ooks.

MacEwan University

The 2nd place MacEwan Griffins will receive a first round quarter-final bye. The Griffins will face off against the winner of the best of 3 quarter-final series, the 2nd lowest remaining ranked team.

NAIT

NAIT finishing 1st in the regular season will get a first-round bye in the quarter-finals. They will wait to face off the against the lowest ranked remaining team left in the playoffs.

Red Deer College

The Red Deer College Kings finished 3rd in the regular season and will face the Concordia Thunder in the first best 2 of 3 quarter-final series. The winner of the series will either face the MacEwan Griffins or NAIT Ooks.

SAIT

The 4th place SAIT Trojans will meet the Augustana Vikings in the second best 2 of 3 quarter-final series. The winner of the series will either face the MacEwan Griffins or NAIT Ooks, who received first round byes.

University of Alberta-Augustana

The Augustana Vikings ranked 5th after the regular season will meet the SAIT Trojans in the second best 2 of 3 quarter-final series. The winner of the series will either face the MacEwan Griffins or NAIT Ooks.

Teams

Concordia University of Edmonton (7-18-3-0)

(No. 6 Seed)

MacEwan University (20-7-1-0)

(No. 2 Seed)

NAIT (21-3-3-1)

(No. 1 Seed)

Red Deer College (19-7-2-0)

(No. 3 Seed)

SAIT (18-6-3-1)

(No. 4 Seed)

University of Alberta-Augustana (17-8-3-0)

(No. 5 Seed)

Tournament Central

Date Away Home Status Notes Links
 
March
Fri. 2 CUE 1 * % RDC 8 Final RDC leads series 1-0
  UAA 3 * % SAIT 0 Final UAA leads series 1-0
Sat. 3 SAIT 2 * % UAA 5 Final UAA wins series 2-0
  RDC 4 * % CUE 3 Final RDC wins series 2-0
Sun. 4 CUE * % RDC Cancelled If necessary
  UAA * % SAIT Cancelled If necessary
Fri. 9 UAA 3 * % NAIT 4 Final - 2OT NAIT leads series 1-0
  RDC 1 * % GMU 4 Final GMU leads series 1-0
Sat. 10 NAIT 4 * % UAA 1 Final NAIT wins series 2-0
  GMU 4 * % RDC 2 Final GMU wins series 2-0
Sun. 11 RDC * % GMU Cancelled If necessary
  UAA * % NAIT Cancelled If necessary
Fri. 16 GMU 7 * % NAIT 3 Final
Sat. 17 NAIT 3 * % GMU 2 Final
Sun. 18 GMU 4 * % NAIT 1 Final
* Conference
% Postseason

Championship Info

The 1st and 2nd place teams earn byes in the first round (quarter-finals).  The winners from the quarter-finals will move on to play against the 1st and 2nd place team.  The lowest remaining seed will play against #1 ranked while the second lowest remaining seed will meet the #2 ranked team.  All series are best of 3 games. If the competing teams are within 400 km, it will be a home & home series with the highest seed hosting games 1 & 3.  If the competing teams are more than 400 km apart, the highest seed will host all games in the best of 3 series.

 

MacEwan University

Downtown Community Arena
10245 - 105 Ave.

TICKET PRICES:

Adult: $5
Students and Seniors: $2
Child (12 and under): FREE

WHERE TO BUY:

At the Door: cash, debit and credit accepted 
Questions: (780) 497-5292

 

NAIT

NAIT Arena
11762 - 106 St.

TICKET PRICES:

Adult: $10.00
NAIT Staff: FREE
NAIT Students: FREE
Non-NAIT Students: $5.00
Child (12 & under): FREE

WHERE TO BUY:

At the Door: cash, credit & debit accepted
Questions: (780) 619-7937

Red Deer College

Penhold Arena
1 Waskasoo Ave., Penhold

TICKET PRICES:

RDC Students - Free
RDC Staff - $6.00
Seniors (65+) - $6.00
Youth (5-17) - $5.00
Adults - $10.00

WHERE TO BUY:

At the Door:
Cash, credit & debit accepted
Questions: (403) 342-3497

 

University of Alberta - Augustana

Encana Arena
53 St. & 44 Ave.

TICKET PRICES:

Adult: $15
Students/Seniors: $10
Season Pass holders: $5
Kids 12 & under: FREE
University of Alberta Students: FREE

WHERE TO BUY:

At the Door: cash only
Questions: (780) 679-1564

 

 

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