Steam win one, lose one on weekend

The Summerland Steam played to one win and one loss in Junior B hockey action on the weekend.

The Summerland Steam played to one win and one loss in Junior B hockey action on the weekend.

On Friday, the Steam defeated the Princeton Posse at home in a 4-3 decision.

After a Princeton goal in the first period, Ryan Donaldson of the Steam scored a shorthanded goal at 5:18, with the assist by Easton Bodeux to time the period.

In the second period, Alex Williams of the Steam scored at 8:38 with assists from Braden Saretsky and Cooper Holick.

Princeton responded with a goal to tie the period.

In the third period, Daylan Robertson of the Steam scored at 13:09, with assists by Paulsen Lautard and Olli Dickson.

After a power play goal by Princeton, Donaldson scored with assists from Jordan Boultbee and Shane Bennett.

On Sunday, the Steam hosted the Kelowna Chiefs, playing to a 4-3 loss.

Lautard scored for the Steam at 16:54 with assists from Josh DaCosta and Robertson.

After a power play goal by Kelowna, Kendell Wilson of the Steam scored at 3:21, with the assist from Michael Winnitoy.

In the second period, Lautard scored on a power play goal at 6:16 with assists from Robertson and DaCosta.

The Chiefs then responded with one unassisted goal in the second period and two unanswered goals in the third period.

The Steam have three wins and four losses so far this season.

The next action for the Steam is on Friday, Oct. 4 in a home game against the Grand Forks Border Bruins. Game time is 7:30 p.m.