Warriors drop pre-season Finale to ‘Backs

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Sept 14.2014(ISN) – Three goals in 4:53 for Salmon Arm in the 2nd Period staked the Silverbacks to a 4-1 lead, but the West Kelowna Warriors battled back to tie it before falling in Overtime.

The Warriors would get on the board first on a PP goal from Jordan Masters, but the Silverbacks tied it up from a Taylor Maruya marker before the end of the 1st.

Salmon Arm would get a PP goal of their own at 9:55 from Shane Danyluk, and goals from Carson Bolduc, and Andrew Farny at 12:00 and 14:48 gave them a 4-1 lead.

The comeback would appear to start just 33 seconds into the final period, as Greydon Robinson fired a point shot on a 5 on 3 to make it 4-2.

Then at 16:27, Mac Ferner would fire a point shot past Angus Redmond, and Jonathon Desbiens buried the tying goal at 17:18.

2:22 into the overtime session, Maruya would get his 2nd of the night as he went short side shelf on Scott Patton for the Game Winning Goal.

Next action for the Warriors is at the BCHL Showcase on Friday against the Coquitlam Express. Puck drops at 7:00 from Chilliwack, pre-game on 95.1 FM WDCR (and online at www.wdcr.ca) and FastHockey at 6:45.

Final Shots on goal were 32-29 in favour of the Warriors.