Adrenaline pump wins

Vernon Adrenaline Rush dialed up Junior A ringette wins Saturday at West Kelowna Playdays.

Vernon Adrenaline Rush dialed up the offence for a pair of Junior A ringette wins Saturday at West Kelowna Playdays, starting with a 9-1 win over the host team.

The Rush, coached by Paige Powls, used a hat trick from Alex Drury, 2+3 from Kendra Ostafie, 2+1 from Shelby Connors and singles by Taigan Radomske and Saige Woodliffe for the win. Assists came from Hannah Popilchak, Maddie Powls, Saylor Martian and Ava Haldane.

Vernon then swamped the TORL Tween A team 13-1, led by 4+1 showings from Ostafie and Connors.

Drury (2+2), Radomske (2+1), Woodliffe (1+3) were also big for the Adrenaline crew. Popilchak, Maddie Percy, Martian and Haldane drew assists.

Garrett Adams was in net for both wins.

In Junior B play, the Vernon Silverrock Land Corporation Uprising bowed 10-2 to Shuswap Saturday in West Kelowna.

Ashleigh Cohen (unassisted) and Darian Newman (assisted by Czarina Wisse) handled the Uprising attack.

Caenen Wisse collected the easy shutout as Vernon blanked Shuswap 19-0 in Tween A play Saturday in Kelowna.

Supplying the offence for Vernon were Emma Carter (4+4), Courtney Bacon (4+1), Alyssa Racine (3+4), Abby Williamson (3+3), Kalen Webster (1+3), Evan Koshure (1+2), Wynter Vanderveen (1+2), Emily Williams and Hailey Quiring. Alyssa Carter chipped in with five assists.

Vernon then got 2+2 apiece from Racine and Alyssa Carter to outgun West Kelowna 8-1.

Koshure (1+2), Williams, Webster and Bacon added singles, while Emma Carter dished up three helpers, and d-man Maddie Fox had two.

The Vernon Newalta Bombers earned a loss and a tie in Tween B play last weekend at Playdays.

The Bombers were overmatched in a 14-3 loss to the Kelowna Tween A’s, with Riley Duncan, Sophie Granley and Makayla Vanderzwan taking care of the offence.

Jillian Pipke had a hat trick, and Miranda Chapple secured the late equalizer as Vernon drew Shuswap 4-4.

Aleisha Smith was fantastic in net for the Bombers, with solid defence coming from Ellen Campbell, Duncan, Granley and Bryn Taylor-Hawes.

In Petite Playdays action on Sunday, the Vernon DCT Chambers Roar fell 6-5 to host West Kelowna.

The Roar trailed 4-0 going into the second period, but stormed back on a pair by Georgia Lannon and singles by Emma Lochhead, Ashly Shwaluk and Mackenzie Gilman.

Brooklyn Ashby and Amy Demetrick showed great hustle. Sierra Lochhead, Julie Francis and Chayse Krause were solid on defence in front of Liam Van Wyk.

The Ice Dragons and Ice Rockets battled in an all-Vernon Novice showdown Sunday morning at Priest Valley Arena.

Brooklyn Tardiff opened the scoring and later added a second, assisted by Hillary Quiring. Amelia pocketed a goal for the Dragons, receiving a great pass from Shaila Austin. Rhys Taylor Hawes exploded for three goals, assists coming from Kierra Newman and Jaya Chauhan.

Adding to the offence were Quiring (3+3), Makenna Jackson (3+1), Aimee Skinner (2+3), Alecia Hughes (2), Victoria Schultz and Amber Lowe.

Goaltenders Jordan Tung and Miah Cohen had stellar games for their respective teams.