Denver Manderson returned from a 26 game absence with a vengeance, scoring once and adding three assists as the
Manderson was in the
The trio of Manderson, Austin Smith and Eric Kroshus tore it up, accounting for 10 points on the night. Smith had two goals and an assist, with Kroshus notching three helpers. Brett Hextall also tallied for the Valley First Vees, who won their fourth straight game to finish the season series against the SilverBacks at
More importantly, the (37-12-2-1)
Alex Evin picked-up his 27th victory of the season, making 23 of 24 saves. Penticton pretty much dominated the entire contest, outshooting the SilverBacks 44-24 overall, including a lop-sided 18-4 first period margin.
A partisan crowd of 1,657 went home happy as the Valley First Vees take a day off before preparing for next weekend?s home-and-home versus the Centennials, beginning Friday night in Merritt.
SATURDAY NIGHT vs. SALMON ARM
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Salmon Arm: Randy Hanagan – 1 (25)
Salmon Arm: Derek Lee – 1, Damon Kipp – 1