The season is over for the Arnprior Packers as they fell 6-5 to the Athens Aeros in the deciding game of their best-of-three wildcard playoff series on Saturday night.
Arnprior fell behind 2-0 early, but rallied with four straight goals and led 5-4 after two periods. However, they couldn’t hold on and the game slipped away in the third period.
Dean Galasso led the way for Arnprior with two goals while Liam Poirier, Daniel Monk and Riley Poirier also scored for the Packers.
Arnprior sent the series to a third game after a 6-3 win on Friday night at home. Chris King led the way with two goals including the game winner.