On the puck
Northern Capitals forward Paige Outhouse battles for the bouncing puck against Thompson Okanagan Lakers player Makenna Howe on Saturday afternoon at Kin 2 in the second of three B.C. Hockey Female Midget Triple-A League weekend games between the teams. The Capitals won 5-4 on Friday, 3-2 in this game and skated to a 1-1 tie with the Lakers on Sunday. The Capitals (6-8-2) moved into second place in the five-team league. Meanwhile, in Nanaimo, the Cariboo Cougars won both their Major Midget League games, 8-2 on Saturday and 5-3 on Sunday over the North Island Silvertips. The third-place Cougars now sit at 11-4-3-0.