Kamloops U14 Boys are the Best of the Interior teams - next stop the Provincials

By John McQueen
June 18, 2017 - 9:44pm

The U14 Boys Team Orange squad played both Kelowna and Penticton in Kamloops for the Interior Play-downs for the 2017 regular season.

Game days: Saturday and Sunday June 17-18, 2017: both games in Kamloops

Game - Saturday: Win for Team Orange. On Saturday this team won over Kelowna in a 3:1 game to advance to the interior final. The score at half was a tight 1 to 0 for Kamloops. The second half saw Kamloops increase their lead with a pair to Kelowna’s 1.

Game - Sunday: Win for Team Orange
Kamloops U14 Team Orange: Coach Austin Pietramala
Opposing team: Penticton
Location: Kamloops
Score at half time: Penticton:1, Kamloops Orange: 0
Score at the end of regulation: Penticton:1, Kamloops Orange: 1
Final score after 2 overtime half’s: Penticton:1, Kamloops Orange: 2
Kamloops goals (Orange) Mathew Murphy (2)
Kamloops Goal keeper Orange: Amar Brown
Next Game location: With Today’s win Team Blue under Coach Pietramala will represent the interior at the Provincial B-cup in July in Vernon.

Player of note would have to be mighty Mathew or “Murphy” as the rest of the team knows him with a strong nod to the keeper Amar Brown. In the end a team effort.