Kelowna Bruins claim Nelson Bantam House tourney

first_imgThe tournament featured two Nelson teams. Both squad struggled through the tournament losing five of six games. In the crosstown rival game, Nelson 2 edged Nelson 1 [email protected] By The Nelson Daily SportsThe Kelowna Bruins outlasted the Summerland Jets 5-2 to capture the top prize at the Nelson Bantam House Minor Hockey Tournament Sunday at the Civic Centre Arena.The Bruins advanced to the final by blasting city rival Kelowna Sharks 7-3. Meanwhile, the Jets pulled off a narrow upset of the Vernon. The Central Okanagan squad from Vernon is coached by longtime hockey guru, Kevin Mitchell.last_img