Minor Midget ‘AAA’ playoff action wrapped up over the weekend in both the GTHL and ALLIANCE with the Mississauga Rebels and London Jr. Knights emerging victorious in their respective league finals.

The Rebels overtook the Toronto Marlboros 8-6 in points, while the top-ranked Knights defeated the Waterloo Wolves 7-1 in points. The Cambridge Hawks also became the final team to secure an OHL Cup berth defeating the Kitchener Junior Rangers two games to none, qualifying as the Alliance’s third entry.

The 2017 OHL Cup begins this afternoon with four Wild Card Play-In Games in Toronto:

WC 3 – 2:00 pm – Mississauga Reps (GTHL) vs. Halton Hurricanes (OMHA) – Rink 1

WC 1 – 3:15 pm – Grey Bruce Highlanders (OMHA) vs. Toronto Nationals (GTHL) – Rink 2

WC 4 – 4:00 pm – Toronto Titans (GTHL) vs. Kitchener Jr. Rangers (ALLIANCE) – Rink 1

WC 2 – 5:15 pm – Mississauga Senators (GTHL) vs. York-Simcoe Express (OMHA) – Rink 2

The four winners of the Wild Card Play-In Games will join 16 other clubs who earned their qualification through league play and regional representation.

Nash Division:

Mississauga Rebels (GTHL Champ)

Quinte Red Devils (OMHA Bronze)

Cambridge Hawks (ALLIANCE 3rd)

Elite Hockey Group (USA Invite)

WC1

Subban Division:

London Jr. Knights (ALLIANCE Champ)

Brampton 45s (OMHA Silver)

Toronto Jr. Canadiens (GTHL Semi-Finalist)

TPH Thunder (USA Invite)

WC2

Shanahan Division:

Toronto Marlboros (GTHL Finalist)

Ajax-Pickering Raiders (OMHA Semi-Finalist)

Eastern Ontario Wild (HEO Rep)

Thunder Bay Kings (HNO Rep)

WC3

Lindros Division:

Whitby Wildcats (OMHA Gold)

Waterloo Wolves (ALLIANCE Finalist)

Vaughan Kings (GTHL Semi-Finalist)

Team NOHA (NOHA Rep)

WC4

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Tuesday’s Regional Sports Schedule:

ONTARIO HOCKEY LEAGUE (all 7:00 pm)

Kitchener at Guelph

(#4) London at (#2) Erie

Flint at (#8) Owen Sound

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PROVINCIAL JUNIOR ‘C’ HOCKEY PLAYOFFS

Best-of-seven Doherty Championship

Ayr at Paris – 7:00 pm (Ayr leads series 3-0)

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OHL CUP MINOR MIDGET ‘AAA’ QUALIFIER (in Toronto)

Kitchener Junior Rangers vs. Toronto Titans – 4:00 pm

(Winner advances to OHL Cup, starting Wednesday)

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NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Toronto at Florida - 7:30 pm

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MLB PRE-SEASON BASEBALL

Toronto vs. Boston – 1:05 pm (in Fort Myers, FL)