Shamrocks Down Flames in Game 1 of Provincial Final
The Tier 1 Jr. B Victoria Shamrocks will feel good about their chances of winning the Provincial Tier 1 Championship after an opening game win over the South Okanagan Flames.
Victoria jumped out to a 6-1 first-period lead and ran off with an 11-6 victory over the visiting Flames Saturday at the Q Center in game 1 of the 2-game, total-goal series for the Provincial Tier 1 championship.
Leading the way offensively for the Rocks was Cameron Lumb with a hat trick and an assist. Jonathon Boyd had a goal and 4 helpers while Brodie Wade had 2 goals and an assist. Other goals came from Cole Arthur, Carson Echlin, Graham Goodfellow, Rhys McDonald, and Brody Strugnell.
Davis McCulley chipped in 4 assists and Adam Bland was strong between the pipes to pick up the win. Game 2 is today at noon at the Q Center and that will wrap the season for both teams.
Writeup by Janice Huckin