Minor football finals set for Sunday

Kelowna Lions and West Kelowna Sun Devils meet in junior bantam finale, while Lions play Vernon in peewee championship at CNC

The rival Kelowna Lions and West Kelowna Sun Devils will go toe-to-toe in junior bantam action to decide the Southern Interior Football Conference championship.

Kick off on Sunday at the CNC turf is 2 p.m.

The Lions, who went 10-0 in 2013, won both regular season meetings between the teams.

Kelowna advanced to the championship with a 51-8 humbling of the Prince George Axemen last Sunday on the artificial turf. Brady McMechan scored a pair of touchdowns for the Lions who racked up 32 first-half points then cruised to the win.

The Sun Devils advanced to the final with a 38-28 win on Sunday over Salmon Arm.


The Vernon Magnums will host the Kelowna Lions this Sunday in the SIFC peewee final. Kick off is 12 noon at the CNC turf.

Vernon, unbeaten at 8-0 during the regular season, downed the Kelowna Dragons 26-12 in last weekend’s semifinals.

The Lions defeated Salmon Arm 38-6 in Sunday’s other semifinal.


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