Langley Junior Thunder's Mitch McDole had a pair of assists in his team's 11-6 victory over the Victoria Junior Shamrocks on Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Langley Junior Thunder's Mitch McDole had a pair of assists in his team's 11-6 victory over the Victoria Junior Shamrocks on Saturday at the Langley Events Centre. Dan Ferguson Langley Times

Junior Thunder down Shamrocks

Langley junior A lacrosse team comes in ranked fourth nationally thanks to 5-2 start

A five-goal third period helped the Langley Junior Thunder pull away from the Victoria Junior Shamrocks.

The Thunder improved to 5-2 with the 11-6 victory on Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre.

Bobby Kidd and Ryan Martel had two goals and two assists apiece while Nathaniel Kozevnikov also chipped in with a pair of goals.

Tyson Kirkness and Nathan Mckeigan had a goal and an assist apiece with Hudson Shelvey, Christian Bosa and Anthony Kalinich each found the back of the net once.

Jake Sundar made 34 saves for the win.

Langley is back in action on May 25 when they host the New Westminster Junior Salmonbellies.

The ‘Bellies are the lone unbeaten team in the BC Junior A Lacrosse League at 5-0 and are also ranked second nationally in the most recent polls. The Thunder come in ranked No. 4 and are looking to avenge a 15-3 loss to New Westminster last week.

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