Fernie 5 @ Castlegar 7
Castlegar scored 2 power play and 2 even strength goals in the third for the win and had 3 PP goals on the night.
Seven different Rebels scored and Jason Mailhiot stoped 36 of 41 for the win in net.
Mitch Titus had a big night scoring 3 for the Riders and Alex Cheveldave had a goal and 2 assists in a losing effort. Brandon Butler stopped 30 of 37.
The Riders went 1-5 and the Rebels 3-9 on the PP. Coach Craig Mohr was furious at the refereeing and was ejected in the third.
The Riders lost ground on Kimberley and didn't gain any on Creston because...
Rockies 0 @ Kimberley 4
Four Nitro's scored and Cody Campbell stopped 23 for the shutout. Brandt Bertola had 1 goal and 2A and Kimbo outshot CVR 49-23.
Kimberley is now tied with Creston because...
Creston 1 @ Beaver Valley 5
5 Hawks scored and Tallon Kramer made 36 saves for the win. Nolan Percival had 3 assists and the Hawks now have 42 points tied with Kimberley and Creston... but Osoyoos sneaks ahead with a 7-2 win over Revelstoke giving them 43 points.
Meanwhile Golden put a scare into Nelson but still lost 4-3. Former 100 Mile house Wrangler Alex Meeker scored the game winner for Nelson who has surprised everyone after trading 9 guys with a 5 game win streak and 30 points, just 2 out of second place.