Junior Rocks edge Bellies, Ads in opening weekend of BCJLL lacrosse

The Victoria junior Shamocks kicked off the BCJLL with a key home win over the New Westminster Salmonbellies

The Victoria junior Shamocks kicked off the B.C. Junior Lacrosse Season with two wins, beating the New Westminster Salmonbellies  11-10 at Bear Mountain Arena on Saturday and the Coquitlam Adanacs 8-6 in Coquitlam on Sunday.

Shamrocks rookie Max Fredrickson scord a hat trick and two assists. Chris Wardle had a six-point night on Saturday and five point night Sunday. Shamrocks goalie Cody Hagedorn stopped a combined 89 of 105 shots.

The Jr. Rocks’ next home games are May 11 and 12.

Earlier in the afternoon on Saturday the Intermediate A Shamrocks topped the Salmonbellies 12-8.

Matt Hamilton paced the Int. Rocks with three goals as Nick Preston and Nate Wade also scored twice each. Cole Pickup earned three assists and goalie Trace Birley made 27 saves.