BANTAM BATTLES

Kitimat won the Penticton Minor Hockey Association bantam Tier 3 tournament over the weekend.

  • Oct. 20, 2016 11:00 a.m.
Quinn Myles of the North Shore Winter Club Winter Hawks takes a spill during action in the championship game Sunday of the Penticton bantam tier 3 hockey tournament at Memorial Arena. The Kitimat Winter Hawks won the game to clinch the title.

Quinn Myles of the North Shore Winter Club Winter Hawks takes a spill during action in the championship game Sunday of the Penticton bantam tier 3 hockey tournament at Memorial Arena. The Kitimat Winter Hawks won the game to clinch the title.

This weekend the Penticton Minor Hockey Association is hosting a 14-team tournament featuring two Penticton teams, as well as Salmon Arm, Surrey, Squamish, Port Moody, Kamloops, South Okanagan, Castlegar, Burnaby, Kelowna, Moses Lake, Semiahmoo and Coquitlam. Penticton 2 kicks off the tourney with a 1:15 p.m. game on Friday at the SOEC.

Below, ANDREW ROLSTON in goal for the Bantam Junior Vees, smoothly deflects a shot during a tournament match against the Yellowknife Wolfpack Saturday, finishing 2-2. The Vees opened with a 3-2 win over Winfield, then defeated Kitimat 6-1 and lost to Kitimat 5-1 on Sunday.