The Toronto-Leaside Jr Wildcats finished the 2017-2018 with their highest overall finish ever – finishing in 4th place overall and securing home ice advantage for the playoffs. After earning 5 out of a possible 6 points in the final 3 games of the regular season, the team finished with a final record of 20 wins, 10 losses and 8 ties, good for 48 points in the standings and an overall win percentage of 0.632% in league play. The team boasts an overall record, including tournament and exhibition games, of 30 wins, 15 losses and 8 ties in 53 games played, for an overall winning percentage of 0.717%.
The team started the final 3 game road trip of the season with a 5-2 win over London. The team continued their winning ways the next afternoon against the Southwest Wildcats from Windsor, winning 3-2. In the final game of the regular season, the Jr Wildcats skated to a 2-2 tie against the Bluewater Hawks, helping the team earn 5 out of 6 possible points in the final 3 games.
Both of the Jr Wildcats goalies finished in the top 10 of the league for goals against average and save percentage. Kate Stuart finished 3rd in the league with a 0.955 save percentage while Alysha Letwin finished in 7th place overall with a 0.938 save percentage. Stuart finished 4th overall with a 1.10 goals against average and Letwin finished 9th with a 1.46 goals against average. Forward Kristin Della Rovere finished 2nd overall in both goals scored and overall points with 22 goals and 40 points overall. Forward Quinn Johnston finished 3rd in assists overall with 23 and 7th in league scoring with 33 points. The team also finished with the 3rd lowest number of penalty minutes in the league and finished 2nd overall for penalty kill percentage at 92.45%.