The Memorial Cup playoffs got underway Wednesday night at SportONE/Parkview Icehouse with the Fort Wayne Bruins and Summit City Panthers advancing.
The sixth-seeded Bruins scored twice in the first period to upset no. 3 seed Leo by a score of 2-1. The Bruins advance to face top-seeded Carroll in the semifinals at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Fourth-seeded Summit City beat Dwenger 3-1 on Wednesday. The Panthers now face no. 2 seed Homestead at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.