Jeremy Hite of the Summerland Steam Junior B hockey team works the puck along the boards in a game against the North Okanagan Knights on Tuesday evening. The game ended in a 4-2 win for the Steam.

Steam win two, lose one

The Summerland Steam played three games over the past week, winning two at home and losing one on the road.

  • Wed Oct 5th, 2016 4:00pm
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The Summerland Steam played three games over the past week, winning two at home and losing one on the road.

Summerland 7 — Sicamous 0

On Friday, the Steam trounced the Sicamous Eagles in a 7-0 victory.

The game, at the Summerland Arena, began with a series of power play goals.

At 15:53, Braden Eliuk scored from Riley Pettitt.

Then, at 6:14, Wyatt Gale scored, assisted by Pettitt and Eliuk.

Steven Flust scored at 2:50, assisted by Ben Dietrich-Scammel and Brogan Lautard.

In the second period, Wyatt Gale scored an unassisted goal at 17:34.

Eliuk, assisted by Dietrich-Scammel and Michael MacLean, scored at 11:22.

Dietrich-Scammel followed up with a  goal at 10:46, assisted by Eliuk and MacLean.

At 1:10, Pettitt, assisted by Gale, scored the seventh Summerland goal.

The third period was scoreless.

Kelowna 3 — Summerland 2

On Saturday, the Steam lost to the Kelowna Chiefs in a 3-2 decision.

Kelowna took the lead with a goal at 18:50 by Brendan Mongey, assissted by Jason Village and Brendan Laing.

The chiefs reinforced the lead at 13:51, with a goal by Sam Maxwell, assisted by Tyler Love and Dakota Kittle.

The Steam’s first goal came on a power play at 11:35 when Gale scored, assisted by Josh Pilon.

In the second period, Josh Kobelka of the Chiefs scored at 8:28, assisted by Brandon Palik.

At 7:31, the Pettitt scored a power play goal for the Steam, assisted by Eliuk and Cole Williams.

There was no scoring in the third period.

Summerland 4 — North Okanagan 2

The Steam hosted the North Okanagan Knights on Tuesday evening, playing to a 4-2 win.

Summerland dominated the first period, with three unanswered goals.

The first came at 16:21, when Jarrett Malchow scored, assisted by Gale and Scott Robinson.

Pettitt added an unassisted goal at 7:43.

A power play goal, with 38 seconds remaining, was scored by Dietrich-Scammel, assisted by Pilon and Flust.

The second period belonged to the Knights.

Mitchell Cobbett scored at 17:29, assisted by Cameron Welch.

At 4:39, Matthais Urbanski scored a power play goal, assisted by Layne Green and Cobbett.

In the final period, with 25 seconds remaining, Pettitt scored an unassisted empty net goal to end the game.

The next action for the Steam is on Friday, Oct. 7 as they face the Chase Heat in Chase. Game time is 7 p.m.

On Sunday, Oct. 9, the Steam will host the Princeton Posse. The game begins at 2 p.m.