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Clark Cup Conference Semifinals Dates Announced

April 18, 2019 - United States Hockey League (USHL) - Tri-City Storm News Release

The United States Hockey League and its member clubs announced dates for the Conference Semifinals of the 2019 Clark Cup Playoffs. The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders, Chicago Steel, Dubuque Fighting Saints, Des Moines Buccaneers, Muskegon Lumberjacks, Sioux Falls Stampede and Waterloo Black Hawks will all be competing for the 2019 Clark Cup championship.

The Conference Semifinals will be best-of-five series. The top two seeds in both the Eastern and Western Conference received a first-round bye and will begin their playoff seasons in the Conference Semifinals. All Conference Semifinals games will be broadcasted on ushl.hockeytv.com.

Eastern Conference First Round

(1) Muskegon Lumberjacks vs. (6) Dubuque Fighting Saints

Game 1: Saturday, 4/20/19 at 7:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena

Game 2: Sunday, 4/21/19 at 5:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena

Game 3 : Tuesday, 4/23/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Mystique Ice Center

Game 4 (if necessary): Wednesday, 4/24/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Mystique Ice Center

Game 5 (if necessary): Saturday, 4/27/19 at 7:15 PM ET at L.C. Walker Arena

(2) Chicago Steel vs. (4) Cedar Rapids RoughRiders

Game 1: Saturday, 4/20/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Fox Valley Ice Arena

Game 2: Sunday, 4/21/19 at 5:05 PM CT at Fox Valley Ice Arena

Game 3 : Tuesday, 4/23/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Cedar Rapids Ice Arena

Game 4 (if necessary): Wednesday, 4/24/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Cedar Rapids Ice Arena

Game 5 (if necessary): Saturday, 4/27/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Fox Valley Ice Arena

Western Conference First Round

(1) Tri-City Storm vs. (4) Des Moines Buccaneers

Game 1: Friday, 4/19/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center

Game 2: Saturday, 4/20/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center

Game 3: Tuesday, 4/23/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Buccaneer Arena

Game 4 (if necessary): Wednesday, 4/24/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Buccaneer Arena

Game 5 (if necessary): Friday, 4/26/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Viaero Center

(2) Waterloo Blackhawks vs. (3) Sioux Falls Stampede

Game 1: Friday, 4/19/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Young Arena

Game 2: Saturday, 4/20/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Young Arena

Game 3: Tuesday, 4/23/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Denny Sanford PREMIER Center

Game 4 (if necessary): Wednesday, 4/24/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Denny Sanford PREMIER Center

Game 5 (if necessary): Saturday, 4/27/19 at 7:05 PM CT at Young Arena

Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, the USHL celebrates its 17th season as the nation's only Tier I junior hockey league in 2018-19. The USHL had a record 45 players selected at the 2018 NHL Draft, more than any other junior league in the world, and more than 400 players on team rosters last season committed to NCAA Division I schools, further establishing the USHL as the world's foremost producer of junior hockey talent.


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