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.

 

Just Posted

JoeAnna’s House fundraising campaign reaches $4.5 million

Offering ‘home away from home’ for families of KGH patients

Summerland students raise funds for non-government organization

Two initiatives from Social Studies 10 class bring in $525

Information gathered about development

Summerland municipal website has details about Banks Crescent proposal

Time-to-trial stats improve, but still above provincial standards

On average, charges take eight months to get to trial in Penticton, above the provincial benchmarks

Police seeking info on fake-bearded robber

A man reportedly left empty-handed after demanding cash with an apparent handgun at a pawn shop

Solitary-confinement veto a chance to address mental health: advocate

B.C. Supreme Court made the landmark ruling Wednesday

Winter storm coming to B.C. this weekend

The bets are on as to how much snow the province will actually get in the coming days

Public asked to report bat sightings

White nose syndrome leads to bats flying in winter or death.

B.C. civil rights group files complaint about RCMP arrest of man who later died

Dale Culver, a 35-year-old Indigenous man was arrested in Prince George last July

Lawyer says former B.C. government aide ‘barely guilty’ in ethnic vote scandal

Brian Bonney pleaded guilty to a breach of trust charge

Song penned for Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton

Curling Time released to celebrate Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton

Quite a few tears as homemade quilts distributed to residents of Ashcroft Reserve, Boston Flats affected by last summer’s fire

Quilters in B.C. and Alberta worked through the summer and fall to create more than 100 quilts.

Island Health: No need for alarm in wake of Victoria needle-prick incidents

Three incidents in a week prompts meeting between health authority, city service providers

B.C. coast loggers celebrate history, hope for improvement

Truck Loggers Association awaits B.C. NDP government’s new direction

Most Read