Steam lose to Golden in overtime

The Summerland Steam earned an overtime loss and a win in Junior B hockey action on the weekend.

The Summerland Steam earned an overtime loss and a win in Junior B hockey action on the weekend.

On Friday, the Steam hosted the Golden Rockets, playing to a 3-2 overtime loss.

Golden scored the only goal in the first period.

In the second period, following an early goal by the Rockets, Rylan Sideroff of the Steam scored at 15:14: Coleton Fisher and Braden Saretsky had the assists.

In the third period, Cody Egilson of the Steam tied the game with a goal at 10:22. Jack Mills and Nelson Hurry had the assists.

The deciding goal by the Rockets came in overtime.

On Sunday, the Steam travelled to Armstrong, defeating the North Okanagan Knights in a 4-1 decision.

The first two periods were scoreless.

In the third period, Lathan McKinney scored for the Steam at 13:43. Cole Williams had the assist.

The next goal, at 11:56, was by Fisher. Mills and Paulsen Lautard assisted.

After a North Okanagan goal, Lautard scored at 7:22, assisted by Cole Woodliffe and McKinney.

The final goal came at 4:41 when Hurry scored unassisted.

The Steam have 11 wins, seven losses and one overtime loss so far this season.

The team is in third place in the Okanagan/Shuswap Conference: Okanagan Division in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League.

The next action for the Steam is on Sunday, Nov. 16 when the team will host the Kimberley Dynamiters. The game begins at 5:30 p.m.