Panthers face Gens in wildcard game

Playoff hopes for Peninsula hockey club rest on outcome of tonight's wildcard match at Panorama Rec Centre.

The Peninsula Panthers hope to trip up the Oceanside Generals Monday night to reach the playoffs.

NORTH SAANICH — Tonight’s Peninsula Minor Hockey Appreciation Night is the Junior B Panthers’ final regular season hockey game — and they host Kerry Park at 7:30 p.m. at Panorama Rec. Centre.

Peninsula (15-30) then hosts the Oceanside Generals (7-36-2) in a sudden-death wildcard match on Monday, Feb. 16. Game time is 7:30 p.m. The winner advances to the first round of the VIJHL playoffs, a best-of-seven against the Campbell River Storm (38-4-1).