The Guelph minor midget AAA junior Gryphons hockey team was edged 3-2 by the Chatham-Kent Cyclones in the quarterfinals of the OHL Cup in Toronto.
Connor Bunnaman and Giordano Finoro scored for Guelph.
The team reached the tournament thanks to a 3-2 triple overtime victory over Halton in a play-in game.
The squad became the first Guelph Minor Hockey Association team to make it to the OHL Cup since the tournament started in 2003.
The Toronto Marlboros won the championship by beating the Toronto Junior Canadiens 5-0 in the finals.
It was the Marlboros fourth title win in 10 years.