Sports in Brief

The Okanagan Hockey Academy are hosting a Canadian Sport School Hockey League Female Prep Showcase.

Female prep hockey showcase

The Okanagan Hockey Academy (OHA) are hosting a Canadian Sport School Hockey League Female Prep Showcase this week. The OHA’s opening game is Feb. 16 at 3:30 p.m. versus St. Mary’s (Manitoba). On Feb. 17, the OHA takes on Notre Dame (Saskatchewan) at 8 a.m. and Calgary’s Edge at 2:30 p.m. On Saturday, they face Northern Alberta at 11:45 a.m. and wrap up against Kelowna’s Pursuit of Excellence at 11 a.m. All games will be played in the Okanagan Hockey Training Centre.

Slopitch AGM

The Penticton Slopitch annual general meeting is Feb. 15 at the Penticton Lakeside Resort at 7 p.m. Executive elections will be held (all positions are open for running.) There will be a general forum to discuss any proposed league changes for 2017. All suggestions are welcome.

Men’s rec hockey

The Hitmen defeated the EcoDry Ice Dogs 8-3. Joel Post and Michael Pond led the way for the Hitmen, scoring four and two, respectively. Mitch MacMillan provided the Ice Dogs offence. The Game Time Sports Wolverines edged the Ice Dogs 10-9. Olli Dickson led the Wolverines with three, while Carter Rigby, Dylan Burton and Derek Grimm each had two. MacMillan enjoyed a four-goal performance for the Ice Dogs, while Brent Mosses scored three.

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