The Brandon Wheat Kings season has come to an end.
Evan Polei scored 3;50 into overtime as the Red Deer Rebels eliminated Brandon from the 2016 Memorial Cup with a 2-1 victory on Wednesday.
Red Deer will face the QMJHL champion Rouyn-Noranda Huskies in tomorrow’s (Fri) semifinal.
Adam Musil also scored for the host Rebels.
Tim McGauley scored for the WHL champion Wheat Kings.
Rylan Toth made 33 saves for the win as Jordan Papirny stopped 30-of-32 shots in defeat.
The winner of the Rebels/Huskies Semi-Final will take on the London Knights in Sunday’s Final.
(The Canadian Press)