Goodwin scorches Cascades

Armstrong’s Mitch Goodwin scored a team-high 24 points Saturday to pace the UBC Okanagan Heat to a 68-65 CIS victory...

Armstrong’s Mitch Goodwin scored a team-high 24 points Saturday to pace the UBC Okanagan Heat to a 68-65 win over the University of the Fraser Valley Cascades in CIS men’s basketball action at UBCO.

The win earned the Heat a split of their weekend doubleheader with the Cascades, who took the opener Friday 81-65. Goodwin finished with 12 points for UBCO, who are 8-8 on the year. UFV is 10-6.

Vernon’s Mike Rouault scored two points in 15 minutes of play Saturday as the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack bounced the UNBC Timberwolves of Prince George 70-56.

Rouault was held off the scoresheet in the Pack’s 87-70 win over UNBC Friday.

TRU is 14-2 on the year, UNBC 3-11.

In women’s play, the UBCO Heat dropped both ends of a double dip to UFV.

The Cascades (8-8) won 65-50 Friday and 90-44 Saturday.

Vernon’s Emily Kanester led all scorers with 18 points in Friday’s game for UBCO (10-6), while Jordan Korol of Vernon added three.

Kanester had seven points and Korol five in Saturday’s setback.