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The Atlantic District Championship weekend
(April 9-12, 2021).

Atlantic District will have 2 teams at every level participating in Nationals this year.

Tier I - Jr Flyer are Host and receive a bye to Nationals at all level

Tier I District Championship will be a Best of 3 series the winner advances to the Nationals as Champion

Tier II - Atlantic District is one of the 9 district selected to send 2 teams to the USA Hockey National Tournament.

Tier II District Championship will be a 4 teams modified Double Elimination: 

Modified 4 team double-elimination format - same for 14U, 16U and 19U levels

Game 1 - 1st seed* vs 4th seed*
Game 2 - 2nd seed* vs 3rd seed*
Game 3 - Winner of Game 1 vs Winner of Game 2 - Winner advances to Nationals as Champion
Game 4 - Loser of Game 1 vs Loser of Game 2 
Game 5 - Loser of Game 3 vs Winner of Game 4 - Winner advances to Nationals as Runner-up

* seeding method is being determined