73’s Can’t Finish Off Panthers

The Essex 73s. (BlackburnNews.com file photo)

The Essex 73’s are heading to Game 7 against the Port Hope Panthers after losing 4-1 Tuesday night.

Both teams will be battling for the OHA Schmalz Cup Friday in Port Hope.

Essex swept the first three games of the series, but Port Hope was on a comeback mission tying the series 3-3.