Vernon’s Mark’s Heavy Haul brushed back Kelowna 6-5 in Tween B ringette action Saturday at Priest Valley Arena.
Brenna Beck scored twice on assists by Teigan Moore, while Madison Powls fired two goals, assisted by Hannah Popilchak, and Popilchak also netted a pair, assisted by Katelyn Paulin and Bailey Williamson.
Vernon led 5-1 at the break and battled hard to hang on for the win with Kelowna pressing. Katelyn Paulin, Olivia Percy, Danika Seed and Kennedy Pope played stellar defence in support of Emily Olds.
The Sunshine Auto Body (Vernon) Ltd. Titans lost 12-2 to host Shuswap Saturday at the Sunwave Centre. Vernon got goals from Megan Vadnais and Kelsey Paulin.
On Sunday, the Titans gained a 6-6 tie with the Shuswap Tween A’s.
Vadnais pulled a hat trick and one assist, while Kate Alexander netted two goals and Paulin added a single. Assists went to Hailey Correale, Paige Webster, Danielle Jackson and Dayna Hanley.
The DCT Chambers Vernon Voltage iced Penticton 4-2 in Petite Division play.
Caleb Pope, Alyssa Racine, Mason Christensen and Aleisha Smith handled the offence, while Gabby Coufal had two assists and goalie Miranda Chapple was rock solid.
The Vernon Five Star Awards outlasted Kelowna 11-8 in Petite play Sunday at PV. Ava Cornell played a great game in net, getting offence from Saige Woodliffe (4+2), Ava Haldane (3+2), Chelsea Landry (2+2), Evageline Koshure (1+2) and Saylor Martian (1+2). Other assists came from Czarina Wisse, Aly Carter and Emma Carter.
The Advertising Works Dinos bowed 15-6 to Kelowna in other Petite play Sunday at Jim Lind Arena in West Kelowna. Kendra Ostafie was on fire with 4+1, while Ellen Campbell had two goals. Madison Fox and Marika Munroe each had two assists.
The Dinos played great, taking many shots on net and hitting several posts. Brooke Holtskog stood strong in net.
The Vernon Shooting Stars played their hearts out in a 6-4 Bunny Division loss to Kelowna Saturday at PV.
Vernon’s goals were registered by Emma Lochead (2), Kaila Summerfelt and Tye Krause. Unbelievable goaltending and defence was turned by the Stars, who enjoyed several great scoring chances and some sneaky moves by Paige Neufeld, who almost got her very first goal.
The Vernon Bunny Dynamite bowed 13-4 to Kelowna Ice Hawks Sunday at PV. Katie Finlayson, Brynn Koroll, Emma Roine and Hannah McMorran tallied for the Nitros.