The Coquitlam Adanacs, by virtue of a second place finish in the regular season standings, earned a bye to the second round of the playoffs, but were knocked out by the Nanaimo Timbermen 3-1 in the best-of-5 semi-final. The Adanacs staved off elimination in Game 3 Sunday night evening on home floor 11-8, with Athan Iannucci (4G, 2A) and Mac Davis (3G, 3A) leading the attack and Brandon Humphrey holding down the fort in goal, stopping 45 of 53 shots. In Game 4 Tuesday evening in Nanaimo, the Coquitlam came back from an early 5-1 deficit by scoring five unanswered goals in the third period to force overtime, but were outscored 3-1 in the extra inning to fall 12-10. Iannucci was the top producer with 3 goals and 2 assists, with Humphrey turning aside 49 of 61 shots in net. Nanaimo took Games 1 and 2 by scores of 14-8 and 7-5.
The Adanacs are now off until the 2020 season and would like to thank its fans and sponsors for their continued support.
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