The Blind River Beavers took the best-of-three series 2-0 quarter finals this weekend against the Elliot Lake Wildcats and now advance to take on the Rayside-Balfour Canadians in a West Division best-of-seven semifinal affair.

The Beavers blanked the Elliot Lake Wildcats 3-0 Friday night in the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League West Division quarter-final at the Blind River Community Centre.

Then, held off the Wildcats, 5-4 last night to advance