Trey Dergousoff and Callum Gorman racked up four points apiece for the Kamloops Venom on Wednesday in a 10-8 victory over the hometown Vernon Tigers in Thompson Okanagan Junior Lacrosse League action.
Reed Watson was the winning netminder, making 38 saves and helping out offensively with one assist.
Recording goals for Kamloops were Dergousoff, Mason Suppanz and Mykl Drabiuk, with two each, and Zack Hebden, Dominick Young, Tanner Koroluk and Kaden Dempsey, with singles.
Kamloops (5-1) has opened an eight-point lead atop league standings, with the South Okanagan Flames (1-2) of Penticton and Vernon (1-4) tied in the basement.
The Venom are next in action against the Flames at Memorial Arena on May 23. Game time is 7:30 p.m.