Victoria downed 6-3 by Tri-City: team plays in Seattle on Friday.
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Kennewick, WA – The Victoria Royals dropped a 6-3 contest against the Tri-City Americans on Wednesday night at the Toyota Center.
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Royals – Phillip Schultz 1g-1a, Carson Miller 1g-0a, D-Jay Jerome 1g-0a, Igor Martynov 0g-1a, Mitchell Prowse 0g-1a, Dino Kambeitz 0g-1a, Brandon Cutler 0g-1a.
Tri-City – Riley Sawchuk 2g-1a, Sasha Mutala 1g-1a (Game Winner), Mitchell Brown 1g-1a, Kyle Olson 0g-2a, Samuel Stewart 0g-2a, Paycen Bjorklund 1g-0a, Dom Schmiemann 1g-0a, Connor Bouchard 0g-1a, Krystof Hrabik 0g-1a.
Royals – Brock Gould (L) – 59:04 mins, 26 saves on 31 shots.
Tri-City – Beck Warm (W) – 59:46 mins, 20 saves on 23 shots.
Royals – 0/3 = 0.0%.
Tri-City – 1/4 = 25.0%.
Series Recap: Tonight’s contest marked the conclusion of the Victoria Royals’ and Tri-City Americans’ regular season series. On the year, Victoria posted a 2-1-0-1 record against Tri-City.
Call Ups: The Royals called up two affiliated players from their midget clubs. Defenceman Kaden Reinders was recalled from the Grand Prairie Storm of the Alberta Major Hockey League (AMHL), while blueliner Noah Lamb was brought up from the Knights of Columbus Pats Midget AAA Team of the AMHL.
Streaking: Currently, Victoria Royals’ forward Phillip Schultz is riding a four-game point scoring streak. Over this span, Schultz has collected seven points (5g-2a).
On the Road: The Royals will continue their road trip when they travel to Seattle to battle the Thunderbirds on Friday, followed by Spokane on Saturday to take on the Chiefs. They will conclude their travels by facing the Kamloops Blazers on Wednesday, March 13th.
Coming Up: The Royals return home on Friday, March 15th to battle the Everett Silvertips for their final regular season home game, and their annual Fan Appreciation Night. 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.