The Colorado Eagles were eliminated in the 1st round of the ECHL Playoffs last night by the Stockton Thunder.  The Thunder beat the Eagles  4-2 Friday night at the Budweiser Events Center, sweeping their best-of-five Western Conference Quarterfinals series three games to none.

The Thunder advance to take on the defending ECHL champion and 2011-12 regular season champion Alaska Aces in the next round.  Colorado finish their 1st season in the ECHL with  a record of 38-28-6. They were the 4th seeded team in the Western Conference in this year's playoffs.