The 16U regular season has come to a close and the pairings for the NAPHL Championship have been determined. The battle for the top 8 went down to the final games on Monday and here are the following seedings for the playoffs:
Gold Division Pool A
#1 Omaha AAA
#4 Lansing Capitals
#5 Anaheim Jr. Ducks
#8 Pikes Peak Miners
Gold Division Pool B
#2 New Jersey Jr. Titans
#3 San Jose Jr. Sharks
#6 Esmark Stars
#7 St. Louis Selects
Silver Division (Consolation) Pool A
#9 California Titans
#12 Atlanta Fire
#13 West Michigan Hounds
#16 Cleveland Jr. Lumberjacks
Silver Division (Consolation) Pool B
#10 Texas Tornado
#11 Pursuit of Excellence
#14 Phoenix Firebirds
#15 Detroit Falcons
Tie-Breaking procedure: At the conclusion of the NAPHL regular season, Clubs that have an equal amount of points shall have their final position in the NAPHL standings determined by applying the following tie breaking procedures:
A. Most wins during the regular season.
B. Results of head to head competition.
C. Goal differential in head to head competition.
D. Total goal differential during the entire season.
E. Total goals scored during the entire season.
F. Coin flip.
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