Braden Eliuk works to keep ahead of a Princeton Posse player during a Junior B hockey game on Monday afternoon. The Steam have a guaranteed spot in the playoffs, which will begin later this month.

Braden Eliuk works to keep ahead of a Princeton Posse player during a Junior B hockey game on Monday afternoon. The Steam have a guaranteed spot in the playoffs, which will begin later this month.

Steam win twice on home ice

The Summerland Steam won two of three home games on the weekend.

The Summerland Steam won two of three home games on the weekend.

On Friday, the Steam lost to the Osoyoos Coyotes in a 2-1 decision.

After a scoreless first period, the Coyotes took the lead with a power play goal at 4:03 in the second period.

Paulsen Lautard of the Steam then responded with a power play goal at 2:21. Keenan Scott and Adam Jones assisted.

The Coyotes’ final goal was at 18:55 in the third period.

On Saturday, the Steam defeated the Revelstoke Grizzlies by a score of 4-1.

The Steam took the lead at 11:38 in the first period with a goal by Cody Egilson, assisted by Cole Williams and Raphael Bassot. Lautard scored a shorthanded goal at 1:06, assisted by Mills.

In the second period, the Grizzlies scored at 18:19. Bassot scored for the Steam at 1:24, assisted by Jones and Egilson.

The final goal was a power play at 9:57 in the third period. The goal was scored by Jones, assisted by Michael McEachern and Josh Pilon.

On Monday the Steam defeated the Princeton Posse 4-3.

The Posse took the lead with a goal at 9:43 in the first period.

In the second period, the Posse added a second goal at 17:33.

At 13:33, Lautard scored for the Steam, assisted by Mills and Egilson.

Princeton scored at 4:30, followed by a Summerland goal at 2:28 by Mills, assisted by Egilson and Lathan McKinney.

The Steam brought the game to a tie at 9:26 in the third period when Wyatt Gale scored a shorthanded goal. Braden Eliuk had the assist. The final goal, at 8:09, came when Mills scored for the Steam, assisted by Egilson and Lautard.

 

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