Summerland Bantam Jets defeat Kelowna

In the first round of the playoffs Summerland Bantam Jets eliminated Kelowna 4 in the first two games of a best of three series.

In the first round of the playoffs Summerland Bantam Jets eliminated Kelowna 4 in the first two games of a best of three series.

On Saturday Summerland won 9-4 setting a fast pace in the first period with goals by Remy Houde unassisted, and Houde again assisted by Gage McKelvie and J.J. Henderson.

Teaghan Trewhitt scored assisted by McKelvie and Henderson, and Kade Kozak assisted by Steve Sauer and Cory Berekoff.

In the second period, Sean Wilson fired one in assisted by Trewhitt and Henderson. Houde was assisted by Nolan Keilty and Sunveer Dhaliwal.

Cory Berekoff scored assisted by Trewhitt and Kozak, and then Kozak scored again unassisted. Finally, in penalty shot excitement Houde scored the final goal for an amazing start to the playoffs.

On Sunday at CNC, Kozak blasted in the first goal assisted by Lovelesh Anand and Dawson Handfield, then Kozak quickly scored again unassisted.

At the top of the second period, Kozak made a hat trick, assisted by Dawson Handfield. Then Handfield scored, assisted by Kozak and Trewhitt. Will Gray scored, assisted by Sean Wilson.

Third period action had Kozak score, assisted by Houde and Wilson. Trewhitt scored assisted by Kozak. Finally, Wilson scored twice, assisted by Dhaliwal and then unassisted with nine seconds left on the clock for a 9-3 win to move the Jets on to the second round.