Bantam Blazers get set for provincials
The Kamloops Jardine’s Blazers are hosting the bantam tier 1 provincial playdowns from Monday, March 19, to Thursday, March 22, at McArthur Island Sports Centre.
Kamloops swept a best-of-three series with the Kelowna Jr. Rockets in February to win an Okanagan Mainline Amateur Hockey Association championship.
Joining the Blazers at the provincial-championship tournament are Prince George, Kelowna, Cloverdale, Burnaby Winter Club and Victoria.
The Blazers open the tournament against Burnaby on Monday at 10:30 a.m. and play their second game later that day, at 8 p.m., against Prince George.
Kamloops and Cloverdale square off on Tuesday at 8 p.m.
On Wednesday, the Blazers meet Kelowna at 8 p.m.
Kamloops closes its round-robin against Victoria at 2 p.m. on Thursday.
The championship final is scheduled for 8 p.m. on Thursday.