The Columbia Valley Rockies took back-to-back losses from the Kimberley Dynamiters this past week

Nitros two up on Rockies

The Columbia Valley Rockies hockey team continued their string of disappointing results with a 10-1 loss to the Kimberley Dynamiters Saturday evening.

The Columbia Valley Rockies hockey team continued their string of disappointing results with a 10-1 loss to the Kimberley Dynamiters Saturday evening.

Reto Stiz scored the lone goal for the Rockies, who fall to 0-7-0-0 on the season.

Despite the uneven scoreline, the Rockies were only out-shot 27-23 in the loss, with their tally coming in the second period on a powerplay following a slashing call against Owen Solecki of the Dynamiters.

Assists were credited to Aaron Barclay and Jordan Stimpson.

For the Dynamiters, Jared Marchi was named first star of the game with two goals and five points overall, while Colton Vannucci notched five assists in the win.

The Dynamiters also posted another victory over the Rockies last week, going 6-1 with the team Tuesday night in Invermere.

The Rockies’ lone goal that night was scored by Brendan Sage.

The victory improves the Dynamiters record to 5-2-0-0 for the season.

Next on the slate is a game against Eddie Mountain Division leaders Fernie Ghostriders October 4 at the Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena in Invermere.

The Ghostriders sport a 6-1-0-0 record following a 3-1 victory over the Spokane Braves October  1.

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