ROYALS DEFEATED BY SILVERTIPS
Victoria falls to Everett 9-4 in third game in three days.
For Immediate Release
Sunday, January 7, 2018
Everett, WA – The Victoria Royals dropped a 9-4 decision to the Everett Silvertips on Sunday at the Angel of the Winds Arena.
Gamesheet – http://bit.ly/2CNZaTc
Royals – Tyler Soy 1g-1a, Jared Freadrich 1g-1a, Chaz Reddekopp 1g-1a, Kaid Oliver 0g-2a, Matthew Phillips 0g-1a, Andrei Grishakov 1g-0a, Dino Kambeitz 0g-1a, Scott Walford 0g-1a.
Everett – Patrick Bajkov 1g-4a, Matt Fonteyne 2g-2a, Kevin Davis 0g-3a, Connor Dewar 2g-0a, Bryce Kindopp 2g-0a, Sean Richards 1g-1a (Game Winner), Wyatte Wylie 0g-2a, Kyle Walker 1g-0a, Ian Walker 0g-1a, Ethan O’Rourke 0g-1a, Luke Ormsby 0g-1a, Jake Christiansen 0g-1a.
Royals – Dean McNabb (L) – 43:31 Mins, 38 saves on 44 shots
Griffen Outhouse – 16:29 Mins, 12 saves on 15 shots
Everett – Dustin Wolf (W) – 60:00 Mins, 30 saves on 34 shots
Royals – 2/6=33.3%
Everett – 5/9=55.5%
Record Tied – With a helper today, Tyler Soy tied the franchise record for most assists with his 151st in his 295th WHL contest. The record was set by former Chilliwack Bruin and Victoria alumnus Brandon Magee who registered 151 in 318 games.
Stretching it Out – Multiple players extended their point streaks today. Soy now has points in 11 straight games and has earned 19 points (8g-11a) during that span. Scott Walford has earned an assist his last four games. Meanwhile, Chaz Reddekopp (2g-3a), Matthew Phillips (1g-4a), and Dino Kambeitz (1g-2a) have collected points in their previous three contests.
Milestone Contest – Royals’ forward Kaid Oliver took part in his 100th WHL game today and earned a pair of assists. The product of White Rock, BC has tallied 29 points (7g-22a) since he joined Victoria last season.
Three-in-Three – Today’s game marked the third contest in as many days for both Victoria and Everett. This marks the only three-in-three the Royals will endure this season.
Coming Home – Victoria returns home for a weekend series with the Kamloops Blazers on Friday, January 12th and Saturday, January 13th at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Friday is Ugly Blazer Night, while Saturday is Country Night. Puck drop for both contests are slated for 7:05 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Select Your Tickets box office, over the phone by calling 250-220-7777, or online at www.selectyourtickets.com.