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Warriors shutout Vees to even series

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March 23, 2016 - 6:46 AM

WEST KELOWNA - Both teams have now enjoyed comforts of home, as the West Kelowna Warriors held serve on home ice, shutting out the Penticton Vees 3-0 in game four of Interior Division Final.

With a pair of wins at home, the Tribe has tied the best-of-seven series at two games apiece, with game five back in Penticton on Good Friday.

Final score: 3-0 West Kelowna
Shots: 36-28 West Kelowna
Power plays: Vees 0-3 West Kelowna 2-3
Three stars: 1) Matt Greenfield 2) Jonathan Desbiens 3) Zach Driscoll

With the shutout loss, both Scott Conway and Tyson Jost had their eight-game point streaks snapped. The Vees now haven’t scored a goal in five and half periods, which dates back to midway through the first period of game three. Tuesday also marked the first time all season the Vees have lost back-to-back games.

The series now breaks for two days before resuming in Penticton on March 25, for game five at the SOEC; puck drop is 7 p.m. Tickets are on sales at the Valley First box office, or online at

Game six will be in West Kelowna Saturday at 7 p.m. as well. Get your tickets for game six starting at 9 a.m. today, March 23, by visiting the Warriors office or calling 250-769-7051.

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