KELOWNA MIDGET REC TEAM 8 WINS NORTH OKANAGAN TOURNAMENT!!

Kelowna Midget Rec Team 8 played the North Okanagan Knights in game 1 of the round robin and won 10 – 3.

Game 2 was against Clearwater and Team 8 won 7 – 0.

On Saturday afternoon, Team 8 played Kamloops and lost 8 – 3 but still made it into the semi-finals.

The Sunday morning semi-final game was against Penticton and Team 8 won 6 – 3 and were off to the finals.

Team 8 would meet Kamloops again in the Final Game.

The score was still 0 – 0 at ice clean and with seconds left in the second period, Kamloops scored to take the lead.

Team 8 players continued to work hard and were rewarded in the third period.

With just over 12 minutes left in the third period, Landon Hammett passed to Matteus Reis who took a shot from the top of the slot and Wade Arbo tipped the puck pass the Kamloops goaltender for Team 8’s first goal.

Kamloops continued to pressure but Tyler Tamaki was stopping everything thrown at him in the third period.

With 6:38 left in the game, Matt Fulford passed to Shea Anjo who scored the game winning goal FIVE HOLE!!

 

Congratulations to the players and coaching staff.