The Kamloops Blazers defeated the Kelowna Rockets 4-1 on Tuesday night in the Sandman Centre in Kamloops.
Kamloops opened the scoring at 8:06 of the first. Kole Lind responded for the Rockets at 16:28 to draw the Rockets even. The score remained 1-1 into the second period.
The Blazers scored three in the middle frame including Lane Bauer’s second of the night and Kamloops took a 4-1 lead into the final stanza.
The Rockets pushed in the final frame but Connor Ingram and Kamloops battened down the hatches to collect a 4-1 win.
Kamloops notches their first win of the series making the series interesting at 2-1 Kelowna.
Game four goes tomorrow night at the Sandman Centre in Kamloops.