SNL round-up: Racers secure final place, Comets double up against Lynx

Murrayfield Racers progressed to the final of the Scottish Cup after completing a 10-4 aggregate victory over Dundee Tigers.

The Racers held a 3-2 lead after the first leg and followed up with a 7-2 success in the reverse fixture to secure their place at Dundee Ice Arena on 21st March.

Dundee Comets kept their hopes of claiming a top three place in the Scottish National League (SNL) alive after collecting four points from their weekend double-header against Aberdeen Lynx.

The Comets started the weekend with a comfortable 7-2 win on the road and followed up with a 4-3 overtime victory back on home ice – Aaron Robertson grabbed the deciding goal in the second game.

Allan Anderson (2) and Jake Grubb got the goals as Kirkcaldy Kestrels overcame a stiff challenge from North Ayrshire Wild to seal a narrow 3-2 win at Fife Ice Arena.

Kilmarnock Thunder completed their regular season fixtures with a 17-0 home defeat against Paisley Pirates.

WEEKEND RESULTS

Aberdeen Lynx 2-7 Dundee Comets – SNL
Dundee Comets 4-3 Aberdeen Lynx (OT) – SNL
Kilmarnock Thunder 0-17 Paisley Pirates – SNL
Kirkcaldy Kestrels 3-2 North Ayrshire Wild – SNL
Murrayfield Racers 7-2 Dundee Tigers – SC (agg 10-4)

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