Rebels rout Border Bruins 8-0

The Castlegar Rebels started off slowly Friday night, but eventually pulled away from the visiting Grand Forks Border Bruins

Brenden Heinrich of the Castlegar Rebels swoops in Grand Forks netminder Robert Dunsmuir in the second period of Friday's game at the Complex.

Brenden Heinrich of the Castlegar Rebels swoops in Grand Forks netminder Robert Dunsmuir in the second period of Friday's game at the Complex.

The Castlegar Rebels started off slowly Friday night, but eventually pulled away from the visiting Grand Forks Border Bruins 8-0 Friday night at the Castlegar Community Complex. The Rebs used a balanced with seven different players scoring.

Defenceman Riley Ostoforoff got the first goal of the game for the Rebels at the 16:38 mark of the first period. Veteran forward Brenden Heinrich put Castlegar up 2-0 slipping the puck past GF goalie Robert Dunsmuir in the midst of a scramble.

Darren Medeiros scored a pair of goals in the second period to give the Rebs a commanding 4-0 lead.

The home team put the game away in the third with goals from captain Erik Alden, Stu Walton, Jeremy McGregor, and Bryan Lubin.

Connor Beauchamp picked up the shut-out between the pipes for the Rebels stopping 22 shots.

Tonight, Saturday, the Rebels host Spokane at the Castlegar Complex at 7:30 p.m.

In other KIJHL action from Friday, Nelson once again crushed Beaver Valley. This time by a score of 12-0 at the Nelson Community Complex.