The Mission Outlaws lost 4-2 to the Ridge Meadows Flames on Friday night.

The Mission Outlaws lost 4-2 to the Ridge Meadows Flames on Friday night.

Mission Outlaws facing elimination from playoffs

Local squad finds itself down three games to none entering play tonight.

The playoffs have not gone according to plan for the Mission Outlaws.

The first-place squad finds itself down three games to none in the best of seven playoff series against the fourth-place Ridge Meadows Flames.

Last night, the Mission squad lost 4-2 in Maple Ridge.

The Outlaws now have to win four in a row in order to advance to the next round. That uphill battle begins tonight at the Mission Leisure Centre.

Puck drops at 6:45 p.m.