This past weekend the Tom Prentice and Sons / RM Carpentry Highland Storm Tyke team played a double header against the Huntsville Otters. The first game of the weekend on Saturday in Huntsville, was an extremely close game ending in a 3 all tie. The rematch on Sunday in Minden was much different, the Storm Tykes offense exploded for a 10-1 win. Goals were scored by Connor Byrne, Brechin Johnston, Jace Mills, Josh Scheffee and Parker Simms. Meanwhile The Timber Mart Novice Highland Storm won their playoff series against the Bracebridge Bears. The Storm Novices hung on for a 1-1 tie to move on to the next series against the Huntsville Otters and their next home game is Sunday in Haliburton

It took six games but the Pepper Mill Highland Storm Bantam A’s have advanced to the next round of playoffs. The Storm Bantam A’s beat the Ennismore Eagles 2-1 last night at a packed AJ LaRue arena. Owen Gilbert scored both goals for the Storm who now take on the Penetang Flames in the next round.

The Walkers Heating and Cooling Haliburton Highlands Family Health Team Storm Peewee AE’s were eliminated from the MPS playoffs last Tuesday night after the Huntsville Otters beat the Storm 6-3. The teams were tied at one going into the third. The Otters scored three goals quickly in the third to take a 4-1 lead but the Storm kept coming popping in two of their own to make it 4-3 and setting up for a thrilling final 8 minutes before the Otters put the game out of reach. Storm goals were from Brendan Coumbs with two and Tyler Martin.