Photos: Vanderhoof Bantam Bears dominate in exhibition game against Prince George

Vanderhoof Bantam Bears played the Prince George Cougars in an exhibition game Saturday and won 5 – 1.

This win comes a week before the Bantam Tier 4 provincial championships being hosted on home-ice at the Vanderhoof Arena from March 16th until March 19th.

READ MORE: Vanderhoof to host BC Hockey Championship for the third time

The schedule for the provincials is as follows:

Monday, March 16

  • In game 1, North West District East will go up against Windermere Valley at 1 p.m.
  • In the second game, Prince George will play Princeton at 4 p.m.
  • Opening ceremonies will be held at 7 p.m.
  • In the third and final game of the night, Vanderhoof will play North West District East at 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 17

  • The day will start off with Windermere Valley playing Prince George at 9 a.m.
  • Vanderhoof will go up against Princeton at 12 p.m.
  • North West District East will play Prince George at 4 p.m.
  • Vanderhoof will be back for a second game against Windermere Valley at 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 18

  • Windermere Valley will go up against Princeton at 10 a.m.
  • Prince George will play Vanderhoof at 4 p.m.
  • Princeton will go up against North West District East at 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 19

  • The bronze medal game will be held at 10 a.m., followed by the gold medal game at 1 p.m.

More to come.

Aman Parhar
Editor, Vanderhoof Omineca Express

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