Despite a furious 2nd Period comeback, the A's couldn't hang on and lost the opening game of the 1st Round Playoff against the Guelph Regals by a score of 7-6.
After getting down 5-1 early in the 2nd, the A's stormed back, scoring 5 unanswered goals to pull ahead. However, the Regals then shut the door and scored the tying goal late in the period and added a single for the win in the 3rd.
Regals player Owen Orpana led Guelph in scoring including netting the winner in the 3rd.
Christian Lefeuvre led all A's scorers in the Game 1 loss picking up 2 goals and 1 assist.
A's now lose home game advantage and will head back to Guelph to try and even up the series on Sunday June 26.