Junior hockey: Rockets blank Cougars, Vees blast Victoria – Okanagan
A round-up of junior hockey outcomes from the Okanagan and space.
Colby Knight was excellent between the pipes for Kelowna on Saturday evening, stopping all 21 photographs he confronted for the shutout, because the Rockets swept a weekend set in opposition to the Cougars.
Andrew Cristall and Max Graham, with objectives within the second interval, and Tyson Feist, with an empty-net marker at 19:58 of the third, scored for Kelowna (8-3-0-1).
Tyler Brennan made 30 saves for Prince George (6-9-0-0), which misplaced 5-2 to Kelowna on Friday evening.
For Knight, it was a memorable night, as he picked up his third win of the season and his first WHL shutout.
Each groups had been blanked on the ability play, with Kelowna going 0-for-3 and Prince George at 0-for-5.
The Rockets, who are actually 3-0 in opposition to the Cougars this season, don’t play till subsequent weekend, after they go to the Portland Winterhawks for back-to-back video games in Oregon.
- Kamloops 2, Vancouver 1
- Everett 3, Seattle 2
- Tri-Metropolis 6, Portland 5
- Edmonton 4, Moose Jaw 3
- Lethbridge 6, Regina 1
- Prince Albert 4, Swift Present 1
- Winnipeg 4, Saskatoon 1
- Calgary 4, Drugs Hat 2
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- Calgary at Edmonton, 3 p.m.
- Seattle at Everett, 4 p.m.
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Jackson Nieuwendyk scored twice for Penticton because the Vees torched the Grizzlies on Saturday evening.
Brett Moravec, Josh Nadeau, Luc Wilson and Frank Djurasevic additionally scored for Penticton (10-2-0-0-0), which scored 4 instances within the third interval to beat a 3-2 deficit.
The Vees additionally outshot Victoria 44-18, together with 18-6 within the last body.
Michael Hoekstra, Isack Bandu and Jackson Morehouse scored for visiting Victoria (8-6-0-0).
Colin Purcell turned apart 15 photographs for Penticton. Cole Schwebius, who began the season with the WHL’s Kelowna Rockets earlier than being launched, stopped 38 photographs for Victoria.
Victoria was 1-for-6 on the ability play whereas Penticton was 2-for-9.
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At Salmon Arm, Nathan Airey was unbeatable in objective, posting a 34-save shutout, because the Bucks blanked the Silverbacks.
Johnny Johnson, with two objectives, Cameron Kungle and Luke Pfoh scored for Cranbrook (7-5-0-0), which led 1-0 and 2-0 on the interval breaks.
Owen Say stopped 27 photographs for Salmon Arm (9-1-1-0-0), which was held scoreless for the primary time this season. The Silverbacks entered Saturday’s contest with a mean of 5.00 objectives a recreation.
The Bucks had been outshot 15-5 within the third.
Cranbrook was 0-for-2 on the ability play whereas Salmon Arm was 0-for-7.
At West Kelowna, Damon Jugnauth scored twice in serving to tempo the Warriors to a stable win over the Vipers.
Tyler Cristall, Riley Sharun and Felix Trudeau additionally scored for West Kelowna (11-2-0-0-0), which led 2-1 and 4-1 on the interval breaks.
Reagan Milburn, at 13:28 of the primary to make it 2-1, replied for Vernon (4-5-3-2-0).
Johnny Derrick had a near-perfect outing, stopping 38 of 39 photographs for the Warriors, whereas Ethan David turned apart 24 of 29 photographs for the Vipers.
Vernon was 1-for-4 on the ability play whereas West Kelowna was 1-for-1.
- Powell River 4, Cowichan Valley 2
- Coquitlam 3, Prince George 1
- Langley 5, Nanaimo 3
- Path 4, Alberni Valley 2
Sunday’s Video games
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- Columbia Valley 6, Kimberley 2
- Revelstoke 3, North Okanagan 0
- Creston Valley 4, Fernie 0
- Summerland 4, Princeton 3
- Sicamous 9, Osoyoos 4
- Chase 3, 100 Mile Home 2 (SO)
- Castlegar 4, Golden 1
- Nelson 4, Grand Forks 2
- Beaver Valley at Castlegar, 2 p.m.
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