Kamloops Venom claim Junior B lacrosse title

Kamloops Venom secure Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League championship with 15-10 win over Vernon Tigers in Game 4 Wednesday night.

The Kamloops Venom are the Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League champions.

The Venom clinched the title with a 15-10 win over the host Vernon Re/Max Tigers in Game 4, eliminating the Cats 3-1 in their best-of-five set Wednesday night at Wesbild Centre.

Riley Donahue powered the Venom offence with five goals and some stellar playmaking ability.

The visitors led 4-3 after one period, and extended that to 10-5 after two. They advance to Junior B provincials, Aug. 3-5 at Bear Mountain Arena in Juan de Fuca.

Check out Friday sports in The Morning Star for a full recap of Game 4.