YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Youngstown Phantoms will face the Dubuque Fighting Saints in the Eastern Conference Semifinal of the 2018 Clark Cup Playoffs. The Phantoms will begin the Eastern Conference Semifinal series at home hosting Games 1 and 2 before heading on the Road for Games 3 and 4 of the best-of-five series. All home games are set to start at 7:05 p.m.
Youngstown faced Dubuque four times in the regular season, two in Dubuque and two at home. The Phantoms defeated the Fighting Saints three out of the four games.
Below is the full Eastern Conference Semifinal schedule for the best-of-five series between second-place Phantoms and the fifth-place Fighting Saints. The series will shift back to Youngstown for a decisive Game 5 if necessary, on Sunday, April 29.
Game 1 – Friday, April 20 – Dubuque at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m. at the Covelli Centre
Game 2 – Saturday, April 21 – Dubuque at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m. at the Covelli Centre
Game 3 – Tuesday, April 24 – Youngstown at Dubuque, 8:05 p.m. at the Mystique Ice Centre
* Game 4 - Wednesday, April 25 – Youngstown at Dubuque, 8:05 p.m. at the Mystique Ice Centre
* Game 5 – Sunday, April 29 – Dubuque at Youngstown, 7:05 p.m. at the Covelli Centre
The team is giving away 500 Phantom posters for the game on Saturday, April 21st.