West Kelowna Warriors gear up for next round of BCHL playoffs

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WEST KELOWNA - The West Kelowna Warriors are getting ready to take on two B.C. Hockey League teams for a chance to play in the league final after winning their first Interior Division title in the club’s 10-year history this past weekend.

The Warriors edged the Penticton Vees 4-3 in game 6 of the division final at Royal LePage Place on Saturday, March 26.

The next round finds the Warriors playing both the Chilliwack Chiefs and the Nanaimo Clippers in a double, round robin format.

The first team to get three wins will get home ice advantage and advance to the Fred Page Cup.

The first of the two remaining teams to win three games will also advance to the final.

West Kelowna opens the unique round robin against the Chiefs tomorrow night, March 29, in Chilliwack.

Here’s the rest of the Warrior’s schedule of games to be played (as necessary):

March 31 - Nanaimo at West Kelowna - 7 p.m.
April 2 - Chilliwack at Nanaimo - 7 p.m.
April 4 - Nanaimo at Chilliwack - 7 p.m.
April 6 - Chilliwack at West Kelowna - 7 p.m.
April 8 - West Kelowna at Nanaimo - 7 p.m.

Tickets for Warriors home games go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. at the team’s office or by calling 250-769-7051.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for students and seniors and $10 for children 12 and under.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at aproskiw@infonews.ca or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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