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Kendra O'Brien, Ashley Hollis
The Atlantic Attack closed out its best regular season in the team's five-year history with a 20-7-0-1 record in the National Ringette League.
The Attack clinched home-ice advantage for the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Attack is waiting to see whom it plays in the first round with some teams still having regular season games to play.
The Attack will host a three-game playoff series on home ice on March 12 and 13. The March 12 games will take place at 12:45 p.m. at the Shediac Arena and 6:30 p.m. in Cocagne, N.B. If needed, the winner-take-all game will be played on March 13 at 10:20 a.m. in Shediac.
The series winner moves on to compete at the league championship from April 3 to 9 in London, Ont.
The Attack split Saturday games, losing 8-4 to the Gloucester Devils and winning 11-4 over the Gatineau Fusion. On Sunday, they lost 6-5 in a shootout to Ottawa.
Souris native Kendra O'Brien had an assist against Ottawa and Gatineau while Stratford's Ashley Hollis had a helper against Ottawa. Both are defencemen.