Penticton, BC – November 24, 2010
The Merritt Centennials played their fifth game in seven days in a 4-2 loss to the Penticton Vees Wednesday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
Steve Tresierra with a shorthanded goal, and Jeff Jones scored for the Centennials while Billy Marshall picked up an assist in the loss.
Logan Johnston, Joey Holka and Joey Laleggia had the Penticton goals.
Lino Chimienti kicked out 36 Vees shots to earn second star honours despite the Merritt loss. Joel Rumpel stopped 24 Centennials shots to record the win.
The Cents went 0/4 on the power play and Penticton was 1/6 with the man advantage.
Merritt’s next game is back on home ice Friday at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena against the Prince George Spruce Kings to kick of its’ annual Parents’ Weekend.
|Penticton Vees at 6:12 – Joey Laleggia from Curtis Loik and Kyle Mountain|
|Merritt Centennials at 14:37 (SH) – Steve Tresierra (unassisted)|
|Merritt Centennials at 4:25 – Jeff Jones from Billy Marshall|
|Penticton Vees at 7:20 – Joey Holka from Curtis Loik|
|Penticton Vees at 10:43 (PP) – Logan Johnston from Tyler Hlookoff|
|Penticton Vees at 18:46 – Mark MacMillan from Brendan O’Donnell and James Polk|