Ogopogos score 10, dampen Spirit

Vernon Turn-Key Controls Ogopogos deflated the Rutland Spirit 10-0 in 45+ Men’s Soccer League play in Lake Country Monday.

Vernon Turn-Key Controls Ogopogos deflated the Rutland Spirit 10-0 in Capri Insurance Okanagan Oldtimers 45+ Men’s Soccer League play at Beasley Field in Lake Country Monday.

After a Brian Schenker goal was called offside, Turn-Key keeper Tim Clarke had made a nice save and Ian Bos had rifled a howitzer off the post, Mark Wasylyk officially opened the scoring off a pass from Schenker.

Rick Danyluk made it 2-0 on a dazzling goal with help from Wasylyk and Schenker.

Clint Dickinson shot a cannon off a rebound and was awarded the third goal of the first half.

Second-half goals for Turn-Key (8-6-1) came from Wasylyk, Schenker (2), Danyluk, Ruben Cervantes, Roland Riedstra and Leo Nadeau.

Brad Conlin, David Hampton and Shawn Wiebe were among the Ogopogos who picked up assists in the blowout.

The Spirit fell to 0-15-0.

In Kelowna, Bosman Accounting picked up a 2-1 win over the Rented Mules at Parkinson Field.

Mike Grace nodded in a 30-yard free kick by Old Milwaukee Man of the Match Gerry Geelkerken in the fifth minute to put Bosman up 1-0.

Al Ryder buried a rebound in tight moments later for the equalizer. The goal coming after Bosman keeper after Yogi Kongsdorf stoned Mike Izak from 10 yards out.

Late in the second half, Mark Sladen took a feed up the middle from Kilmer Hagen and Riverdanced through and around three defenders before beating keeper Blair Forrest with a bullet far side in the 70th minute.

Bosman almost went up a deuce five minutes later when Forrest robbed James Cotter from 10 yards as he broke by two defenders. Forrest, on the turf, then somehow stopped Erick Burnet on the rebound and Kevin Mitchell was denied by defender Brian Rea.

Both teams are 3-10-1 on the year.

 

Vernon Morning Star