The Trail Smoke Eaters collided with the Penticton Vees Saturday night at the Cominco Arena.

Vees vault past Smokies

Connor Chartier pots two as Penticton outlasts Trail

  • Jan. 17, 2015 6:00 p.m.

The Penticton Vees overcame an opportunistic Trail Smoke Eaters with a 6-3 win Saturday at the Cominco Arena.

The teams were tied at 1-1 after 20 minutes despite Trail mustering only four shots on goal.

Penticton outshot Trail 36-17 after two periods but Trail managed to briefly take a 3-2 lead five minutes into the frame.

Penticton rallied for two goals to go ahead and added a pair in the third to seal the win.

Dallas Calvin, Charlie Zuccarini and Bryan Basilico scored for Trail.

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