Steam end weekend with one win, one loss

The Summerland Steam played two games on the Thanksgiving weekend, winning on the road and then losing at home.

Summerland Steam.

The Summerland Steam played two games on the Thanksgiving weekend, winning on the road and then losing at home.

Summerland 5 — Chase 2

In a come-from-behind victory, the Steam defeated the Chase Heat 5-2 on Friday evening.

The Heat, playing before a home crowd, took the lead with a goal late in the first period. Zachary Fournier scored with 41 seconds remaining, assisted by Sunil Sahota and Spencer Farstad.

In the second period, Kaden Black of the Heat scored at 10:33, assisted by Fournier and Farstad.

The Steam took over in the third period.

At 18:55, Josh Pilon scored for Summerland, assisted by Ben Dietrich-Scammel and Riley Pettitt.

Then, at 16:03, Cole Williams scored for the Steam to tie the game. Pettitt and Dietrich-Scammel assisted.

The Steam took the lead at 11:40 with a power play goal by Scott Robinson, assisted by Lane French and Pilon.

Everett Scherger added a goal at 9:11, assisted by Braden Eliuk.

The final goal, with 37 seconds remaining, was an empty net goal by Eliuk assisted by Pettitt.

Princeton 3 — Summerland 1

On Sunday, the Steam hosted the Princeton Posse, playing to a 3-1 loss.

Princeton took the lead in the first period with a goal by Tristyn Olson at 15:33. Drew Carter and Morton Johnston assisted.

In the second period, Pettitt scored on a power play at 1:17, assisted by Robinson and Williams.

The Posse regained their lead in the third period with a goal by Olson at 7:36. Carter and Noah Brusse assisted.

Olson added an empty net goal with 47 seconds remaining. Johnston had the assist.

The Steam remain in first place in the Okanagan/Shuswap Conference: Okanagan Division of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League.

The Steam have seven wins, two losses and two overtime losses.

The next action for the Steam is on Friday, Oct. 14 at the Summerland Arena., when they will face the Princeton Posse. The game begins at 7:30 p.m.


Just Posted

Okanagan teenagers found after missing for four days

The pair, believed to be dating, had been missing since Nov. 15.

Police watchdog investigating death of man following attempted arrest

Man is said to have died of head injuries on Nov. 14

Soup Bowls Project raises over $20,000 for Penticton Art Gallery

Attendees had over 200 bowls and plenty of delicious soups

EDITORIAL: When confrontation replaces dialogue

A number of recent comments making news headlines in Canada have shown… Continue reading

Kelowna team wins Summerland junior curling tournament

Okanagan teams will be competing to qualify for B.C. Winter Games and B.C. U18 Championships

Investigation ongoing after shots fired in North Okanagan

RCMP have no updates from Nov. 1 incident

Kamloops woman sues Armstrong IPE for Slingshot mishap

Woman claims ride gone wrong caused injury, loss of wages and other damages

UPDATED: Vancouver Island’s Joe gets suspended sentence in Teddy the dog cruelty case

Melissa Tooshley expected in court on Thursday in same case

Alleged drunk driver survives crash into Kettle River

The crash happened Saturday near Grand Forks

Woman ‘horrified’ after being told to trek 200 kilometres home from Kamloops hospital

‘I can’t get from Kamloops back to 100 Mile House injured, confused… no shoes, no clothes whatsoever’

Canadian universities encourage exchange students in Hong Kong to head home

UBC said 11 of its 32 students completing programs in Hong Kong have already left

Midget no more: Sweeping division name changes coming to minor hockey in Canada

Alpha-numeric division names will be used for the 2020-2021 season and beyond

Duncan man gets suspended sentence in Teddy the dog cruelty trial

Joe also gets lifetime ban on owning animals

B.C. pushes for greater industry ‘transparency’ in gasoline pricing

Legislation responds to fuel price gap of up to 13 cents

Most Read