Both teams completed the regular season with records of 5-3-0 (wins, losses, overtime losses).
With the Sault Sabercats and Guelph Bears hitting Rocky DiPierto Field Saturday evening with exact same regular season records with 5 – 3 records in the first round of Ontario Varsity Football League.
The Sabercats will be without starting quarterback Casey Wright for 3 – 6 weeks with a separated shoulder. Wright’s replacement will be Brian Greve.
With the Sabercats 21 – 7 win over the Guelph Bears win this evening, The Sault advances to the Adam Conference Semi-Finals against the Hamilton Ironmen next weekend at Ron Joyce Stadium at McMaster University.
The Sabercats ended their regular season with a 5 – 3 record while the Ironmen went 8 – 0 in OVFL action.
In the last match-up between both teams, Hamilton took the win on June 7th in week 5 at Ron Joyce Stadium in Hamilton.