Sutton Sting 3 - 9 Solihull Barons
SOLIHULL Barons secured the runners up position in the league and a place in the promotion play-offs after beating Sutton Sting.
After a three week break in the league it took the Barons a while to get going, but when they did, they soon cruised to a 3-0 lead.
Sutton put up more of a fight in the second period but the Barons still out scored them 3-2 to lead 6-2 at then end of the second period.
The Barons continued to dominate and won the third period 3-1 to finish up 9-3 winners.
* The Barons now have a two leg play-off versus Trafford Metros to see who gets promoted to National Hockey League Division One. The first leg, at Solihull Ice Rink, is on May 8 (Saturday 5.15pm) and the return match is at Manchester the following day.