2017-18 OUA Women's Hockey Competitive Structure


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFF & CHAMPIONSHIP
# OF TEAMS 13
8
PARTICIPATING TEAMS

Brock, Guelph, Laurentian, Laurier, Nipissing, Queen's, Ryerson, T oronto, UOIT, Waterloo, Western, Windsor, York

Top 8
# OF GAMES
24
3 Rounds
FORMAT Round robin (home and home vs each team)

QUARTER-FINALS (best of three):

#1 vs #8, #2 vs #7,
#3 vs #6, #4 vs #5,
(higher seed receives home ice)

SEMI-FINALS (best of three):

Lowest ranked team vs top ranked team
Second lowest ranked remaining team vs second highest ranked remaining team
(higher seed receives home ice)

CHAMPIONSHIP

Semi-Final Winners @ Highest Remaining  

2016-17 CHAMPION
Guelph Gryphons
Western Mustangs 
OUA CHAMPIONSHIP
March 10, 2018 @ Highest Remaining 
U SPORTS CHAMPIONSHIP
March 15-18, 2018 @ Western
REFEREE-IN-CHIEF Debbie Hands