The New York Aviators, Brooklyn’s minor league hockey team, will host the Akwesasne Warriors to decide the 2010-11 Federal Hockey League Championship. The first two games of the championship series are scheduled for March 19 and 20 at the Aviator Sports and Event Center at Floyd Bennett Field, where the Aviators posted a 21-1-1 record during the 47-game regular season. Saturday’s game will begin at 7:30 pm, and the first puck will drop on Sunday at 5:00 pm.
The two teams played six times during the season with Akwesasne capturing the first four games by scores of 6-4, 6-4, 4-3 and 2-1. The Aviators won the final two match-ups 7-3, 6-4. The final victory helped catapult the Aviators past Akwesasne into first place.