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2017 Season Game # 4

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Kelowna Sr. Raiders 10, Kamloops Sr. Rattlers 9 Kelowna Raiders finally pulled off a win last evening at Kelowna Memorial arena beating the Kamloops Rattlers 10 to 9. The Raiders took the lead early in game and never relinquished it until the final buzzer with the Kamloops shooters keeping the game close. Kelowna’s tight defence combined with great goaltending from Tanner Belsham, and an outstanding game from Kelowna’s Joe Brown, held off Kamloops by breaking their scoring momentum all evening. […]

2017 Season Game # 3

Armstrong Shamrocks 13, Kelowna Raiders 8 It was a totally different Raiders team this week in a rematch with the Shamrocks at the Nor-Val arena in Armstrong. Although coming off a huge loss last week in Kelowna, The Raiders, even though trailing for the first two periods, managed to decisively win the third period with the help of superb goaltending from Graham Cousins and a hot hand from speedster Nick Evans who potted 4 goals in the third period. The […]

2017 Season Game # 2

Friday May 3, Kelowna Memorial Arena Armstrong Shamrocks 19, Kelowna Raiders 6 The Kelowna Raiders could not contain Armstrong’s big shooters last night with both Kelowna goalies having to contend with accurate outside shots all evening. Kelowna managed to contain the Shamrocks in the first but the floodgate opened up for the Shamrocks in the second and continued into the third. Brett Hawreys was a one man wrecking crew for the Rocks scoring six of their goals, with hat tricks […]

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 […]