Sooke Thunderbirds defenceman Cash Amos, left, makes a break with the help of teammate Grady Sluggett during a U15 hockey game against Cowichan Capitals on Saturday at SEAPARC arena in Sooke. The Thunderbirds won the game by an 11-3 score. (Contributed - Carrie Sluggett)

Sooke Thunderbirds defenceman Cash Amos, left, makes a break with the help of teammate Grady Sluggett during a U15 hockey game against Cowichan Capitals on Saturday at SEAPARC arena in Sooke. The Thunderbirds won the game by an 11-3 score. (Contributed - Carrie Sluggett)

Sooke Thunderbirds win two over the weekend

U15 squad posts victories over Cowichan and Comox

The Sooke Thunderbirds continued their winning ways last weekend with a pair of wins over the Cowichan Valley Capitals and Comox Valley Chiefs in U15 Vancouver Island Amateur Hockey Association play.

On Saturday, the Thunderbirds took their second straight win in as many games against the Capitals. This time with a 11-3 thumping.

Leading the charge for Sooke was Grady Sluggett with four goals and an assist. Other local goal scorers were Manzi Gatari (3), Cash Amos (2), Jasper McConnachie (1) and Rylan Sokolosky (1).

Sooke’s second win of the weekend came on Sunday in the Comox Valley, with the Thunderbirds beating the Chiefs 5-2.

Gatari scored twice for Sooke, with singles coming from Sokolosky, Logan Smith and Gracie Szadkowski.



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