Checkers chase Outlaws

Dr. Lee Dental/Checkers brushed off the Little Tex Outlaws 6-1 in North Okanagan Women’s Soccer Association Competitive Division action Thursday night at Marshall Field #2.

The first goal for Dr. Lee’s came off the foot of Madison Kaneda after a great pass from Leah Frye.

Kirsten Dodds then scored on a rocket shot from just inside the 18-yard box and Alana Rehman made it 3-0 before the half.

Irene Arrotta gave Dr. Lee’s a 4-0 lead early in the second half and then Dodds dribbled through the entire Little Tex defence to notch her second goal of the game. Steph Wilson made it 6-0 on a great strike from 25 yards out.

Jen Kemper replied for Little Tex. Dr. Lee;s got a strong game from their half line and the defence.

In Okanagan Oldtimers 50+ Soccer League action, Vantage/One Man of the Match Jenne Huberts pulled the hat trick and set up two others as Kal Tire ambushed Lake Country 6-1 at Marshall Field #3.

Rob Culos, Mark DeVolder and Kevin Mitchell also scored for the Tiremen (3-0). Michael Ley replied for Lake Country.

Lake Country keeper George Heiss stopped a Mitchell penalty kick in the first half, while Kal Tire keeper Gordie Campbell watched a penalty kick strike the crossbar in the second half.

The Vernon Stars edged Kelowna 3-2 at Mission Sports Centre with Sleeman’s Man of the Match Al Bensmiller scoring once and enjoying several other offensive chances.

Glen Stephanishin, who ended a lengthy scoring drought, and Jeff Curtis also converted for the 2-1 Stars.