The Western Mustangs swept their opening series against the Laurier Golden Hawks on Thursday and Friday night with back to back 3-2 victories. The sweep also promises Western a date in the second round of the OUA playoffs.
The Western Mustangs will take on the Laurier Golden Hawks in the first round of the postseason this weekend. Western needs to improve on their power play and defensive coverage in order to move on.
The Western Mustangs split a weekend series with the Lakehead Thunderwolves at Thompson Arena. With two points in two games, the team secured home ice advantage for the first round of the OUA playoffs.
The Western Mustangs dropped a devastating last-second 3–2 loss to the Ryerson Rams, but were able to overcome the Laurier Golden Hawks by a score of 5–3 the next day.
Since their days playing together on the OHL's Owen Sound Attack, Cordell James and Ethan Szypula have chemistry on and off the ice.
The Western Mustangs were roughed up by a score of 5-1 against the Laurier Golden Hawks on Friday afternoon, but bounced back with a tough 2-1 victory over the York Lions on Saturday night.
The Western Mustangs defeated the Laurentian Voyageurs 6–0 and the Nipissing Lakers 2–1 over the weekend en route to tying for first atop the OUA standings.
The Western Mustangs string together back-to-back victories over the Guelph Gryphons and Toronto Varsity Blues to extend their winning streak to seven straight.
The Western Mustangs defeated the Ryerson Rams 3–0 on Saturday, but dropped a heartbreaking shootout loss 3–2 to the Toronto Varsity Blues on Sunday.
The Western Mustangs defeated the Windsor Lancers 5–1 and 4–1 in a weekend home-and-home series to close out the first half of their regular season.