Dawson Thomas notched his first career Kootenay International Junior Hockey League goal and his Kamloops Storm throttled the Kelowna Chiefs 6-1 on Saturday at McArthur Island Sport and Event Centre.
Peyton Kelly (2), Cole Senum, Samuel Lewis and Harrison Ewert also scored for the Storm, whose goaltender, Cody Creasy, stopped 13 shots to pick up the victory between the pipes.
Ezekiel Kirkness scored for Kelowna in support of goaltender Brendan Smith, who made 33 saves in a losing effort.
Kamloops (10-8-0-2) is 7-2-0-1 in its last 10 games and sits third in Doug Birks Division standings, one point behind the Sicamous Eagles (11-7-1-0) and nine points in arrears of the Revelstoke Grizzlies (13-1-2-3).
The Summerland Steam will play host to the Storm on Friday, Nov. 25. Kamloops will play host to Sicamous on Saturday, Nov. 26, a 7 p.m. start on Mac Isle.