September 15, 2018
Eight games were played last night in the BCHL, in the second weekend of regular season play.
Here’s a quick recap of the results:
Coquitlam 3 – Prince George 5
PG remains undefeated with a 5-3 win vs the visiting Express. A three goal third period by the Spruce Kings was the difference. Shots finished 38-24 for PG.
Salmon Arm 3 – Trail 6
Chilliwack 4 – Langley 2
Penticton 4 Cowichan Valley 2
After a scoreless first, the Vees opened a 3-1 lead in the second, to secure the win. Both teams scored one in the second. Vees outshot the Caps 40-20.
Wenatchee 5 – Merritt 7
In this barn-burner, both teams opened with three goals in the first. The Cents then potted three more in the second, to take a 6-4 lead into the middle frame.
Wenatchee’s Christophe Tellier scored midway through the third to close the gap to a single goal, but the Cent’s Nick Granowicz would score with 4:39 left to secure the win for Merritt.
Tellier’s goal gives him seven points in three games. Granowicz is 1G-4A for the Cents. Three assists by the Cents Bradley Cocca gives him 7 points in four games to lead the Cents.
Nanaimo 2 Powell River 4 (unofficial)
Nanaimo Clippers(1-1-0-0) vs Powell River Kings (1-0-0-0) at Powell River. A hat-trick from Ben Berard, including the last two goals late in the third, lifted the Kings to a 4-2 win in this game Friday night.
After a scoreless first, both teams had scored twice in the second to set up the finish by Berard. The Kings outshot the Clips 34-24. Mitch Adamyk got the win, Jordan Naylor took the loss.