The Kemptville 73s ended their pre-season exhibition games with a loss August 24th, 5 to 3 for the Smiths Falls Bears. The 73s won their first three pre-season exhibition games, all played within the last week, against Smiths Falls, Brockville and Whitby. The regular season begins Saturday, August 30th when the 73s host the Cumberland Grads at the North Grenville Municipal Centre. Game time is 7pm. Follow your local Junior A hockey team at www.kemptville73s.com.