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2017 Season Game # 1

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Friday, April 21 at Kamloops Memorial Arena Kamloops Sr. Rattlers 11, Kelowna Sr. Raiders 5 In the opening game of the 2017 season, the Kelowna Raiders were unable to contain the fire power of the Kamloops shooters. The Rattlers dominated ball possession all night with Kelowna goaltender Graham Cousins making 44 saves while Kamloops goalie Mike Smith only had to make 14. Kamloops defenders stymied the Kelowna players all game, not allowing any penetration to the net area, and consistently […]

Icebreaker Tournament Apr 7-9 2017

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 Catch the Raiders in their first action of the pre-season in the Owen Siddall Memorial Ice Breaker Tournament happening April 7-9 in Armstrong. Round Robin: Fri April 7th – Armstrong Shamrocks vs Airdrie Mohawks 8:00 PM Sat April 8th – Kelowna Raiders vs Airdrie Mohawks 12:00 PM Sat April 8th – Thompson Okanagan All-Stars vs Airdrie Mohawks 7:00 PM Sun April 9th – Thompson Okanagan All-Stars vs Airdrie Mohawks 11:00 AM

Calling all Players

The Kelowna Raiders are in search of new players for the upcoming 2017 Season. Whether you are new to the Kelowna area, or are a graduating Junior player from the Okanagan, we ask that you come out to our pre-season practice/drop-in sessions beginning February 16th, 2017 at the Capital News Center if you wish to play for the Raiders this season. A Fee of $30 cash for all 6 sessions is due the first time out. Feb 16 (Thurs) Field #2 9:00-10:00 PM […]

Thank You!

The Kelowna Raiders Sr. Lacrosse club would like to thank all of the media outlets, volunteers and especially all our fans for a great 2016 Season. See you next year!

Kelowna Raiders set eyes on next year’s championship

Post Image It was an up-and-down season for the Kelowna Raiders this year, but general manager Jules Morris says overall he’s pleased with his team’s performance. After finishing 4-6 in the regular season, the Raiders bested the beleaguered Kamloops Rattlers in the league semi-finals, but lost the finals to a stacked Armstrong Shamrocks. Photo credit: KelownaNow Morris chalked the early season losses up to a few major injuries, adding that he felt that put the team “behind the eight ball.” “Overall […]

Armstrong Shamrocks take home Rowcliffe Cup

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Armstrong Shamrocks take home Rowcliffe Cup  (via The Armstrong Shamrocks have taken home the 2016 Rowcliffe Cup for the second year in a row. Photo Credit: Kelowna Raiders Faceook On Aug. 5, The Shamrocks and the Kelowna Raiders went head-to-head and the Shamrocks came out on top. The raiders never gave up and forced overtime with a tying goal with less than two minutes on the clock. The Shamrocks scored, which meant taking the second, best of three, playoff […]

Raiders drop first game of senior lacrosse final series

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Story Via Kelowna Now The Armstrong Shamrocks took advantage of numerous power play opportunities late in the game to defeat the visiting Kelowna Raiders 9-6 in the best-of-three Thompson Okanagan Senior Lacrosse League final series opener on Wednesday. KelownaNow Nick Evans scored three times in a losing cause. Leading 3-1 early on, the Raiders gave up six goals before the end of the first period. Although they came back to tie the host Shamrocks, they couldn’t overcome their penalty […]

2016 Rowcliffe Cup Finals – Schedule

2016 – Rowcliffe Cup Finals Visitor                      Home                                   Date                    Time             Arena Kelowna        @       Armstrong                    Wednesday August 3rd    7:30             Nor-Val Armstrong     @        Kelowna                         Friday August 5th        7:30      Kelowna Memorial Kelowna       @       Armstrong                       Sunday August 7th       7:30      Hassen (if necessary)

Thursday July 28, Kelowna Memorial, Kelowna Raiders 15 Kamloops Rattlers 8

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The Kelowna Raiders took the first playoff series from the Kamloops Rattlers last evening with a decisive 15 to 8 win at Kelowna Memorial Arena. The Raiders took a 7 to 1 lead after the first period and never allowed the Rattlers to gain any ground on them throughout the rest of the game. The Raider’s superb ball control in the Kamloops end allowed them to set up plays and overwhelm goaltender Mike Smith all evening. Coupled with that was […]

Raiders forced into deciding game of senior lacrosse series

Post Image Raiders forced into deciding game of senior lacrosse series  The Kelowna Raiders came close, but couldn’t overcome a five-goal first-period deficit and fell 15-13 to the host Kamloops Rattlers in Thompson Okanagan Senior Lacrosse League playoff action on Tuesday. Lorne White/KelownaNow Raiders’ Jared MacLennan scored twice in a losing cause. The Rattlers’ win tied the TOSLL best-of-three series and forced a deciding game on Thursday (8 p.m.) at the Kelowna Memorial Arena. The winner will meet the first-place Armstrong […]