Nationals, River Drivers rivalry to heat up

Published on March 3, 2017
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CORNWALL, Ontario - The expansion Cornwall Nationals have developed a fiery Federal Hockey League rivalry with the Berlin River Drivers. That rivalry will only intensify this weekend as the teams meet three times in three days.

Cornwall travels to Berlin tonight (8 p.m.) before hosting the River Drivers on Saturday evening at the Ed Lumley Arena inside the Civic Complex.

Game time is 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $13 for adults, $10 for seniors/students and $5 for children under the age of 12.

Incredibly, the two teams are back in action on Sunday afternoon (2 p.m.) in Berlin.

In player news, Jason Lepine is out for a week with a lower body injury. Meanwhile, the Nationals have released Danick Poirier and Julien Gauthier.