September 8, 2014 – By Israel Fehr
The Burnaby Winter Club U-18 Academy team kicked off their season with four games at the Okanagan Rockets Ice Breaker exhibition in Kelowna over the weekend of September 5-7.
They dropped their first game 7-0 against the Okanagan Hockey Academy on Friday. They played two games on Saturday, losing to the Pursuit of Excellence Academy 6-1 and tying the South Delta Wild 4-4. They closed out the weekend on Sunday with a 3-3 tie against the Cariboo Cougars to finish 0-2-2.
Brady Chin and Jonny Sheardown stood out in the finale. Chin scored two goals while Sheardown had a goal and two assists.
BWC opens the CSSHL regular season Friday, September 19 at home against South Delta.
Great finish to the weekend by the boys. Got better every game. Battled through injuries and still finished strong! #brotherhood
— BWC Academy Prep (@BWC_U18s) September 7, 2014