Kamloops Community Football season underway
The peewee Kamloops Wildcats fell 30-6 to the Vernon Yellowjackets in Southern Interior Football Conference play at Hillside Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 25.
Callum Gorman and Sean Smit led the Kamloops defence with five tackles each, while Rorik Munson, Cole Simmons and Nick Berry combined for 10 tackles.
Strong offensive-line play from Preston Jenkins, Mattias Nelson and Graham Epp allowed quarterback Carsen Day to find Owens on a 25-yard touchdown strike.
In atom SIFC play, Vernon edged the Kamloops Broncos 12-6.
Tailback Sheldon Aitken scored for the Broncos on a 65-yard run.
Ty Kitamura played well at QB in his first-ever start for Kamloops.
In junior bantam play, the Vernon Marauders downed Kamloops 51-14.
Jacob Henderson scored both of the Kamloops TDs, with one convert added by Ethan Wood.