Carter Shute (left) and Nathan Shute battle in broomball action at Vernon’s Polson Park Saturday, Feb. 9. (Katherine Peters - Morning Star)

Broomball sweeps through Vernon’s Polson Park

Photo: Impromptu broomball action Saturday

It’s like hockey with a broom.

A group of athletes picked up their brooms and brought a ball to Polson Park Saturday, Feb. 9 for some impromptu broomball action.

Earlier in the week, broomball made its Vernon Winter Carnival comeback as the Vernon Morning Star Sweepers met the City of Vernon Pirates in Game 1 Tuesday.

Related: Broomball sweeps back onto program

The Pirates took gold Thursday while the Sweepers fought their way up to bronze.


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