Victoria defeats Kelowna 4-2 as Ryan Peckford records multi-goal performance.
For Immediate Release
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals scored the game’s opening four goals, that included the first and game winning marker from Ryan Peckford, en route to a 4-2 victory over the Kelowna Rockets on Saturday night.
Royals – Ryan Peckford 2g-0a (Game Winner), Tyler Soy 0g-2a, Dante Hannoun 1g-0a, Dino Kambeitz 1g-0a, Chaz Reddekopp 0g-1a, Matthew Phillips 0g-1a, Kaid Oliver 0g-1a, Mitchell Prowse 0g-1a.
Kelowna – Nolan Foote 1g-0a, Leif Mattson 1g-0a, Kole Lind 0g-1a, Cal Foote 0g-1a, Carsen Twarynski 0g-1a, Liam Kindree 0g-1a.
Royals – Griffen Outhouse (W) – 60:00 Mins, 20 saves on 22 shots
Kelowna – Brodan Salmond (L) – 58:01 Mins, 28 saves on 32 shots
Royals – 0/5=0.0%
Kelowna – 2/4=50.0%
Streaking Skaters: In tonight’s game, three Royals extended their point streaks. Dante Hannoun has 10 points (3g-7a) in eight consecutive games, while Tyler Soy has earned nine (3g-6a) in his last seven contests. Ryan Peckford meanwhile, has five points (4g-1a) in four games.
Fantastic Four: After scoring four goals tonight, Victoria has now earned a record of 12-1-1-0 when they record four or more markers this season.
Record Watch: With two assists tonight, forward Tyler Soy is now only six points from tying the franchise point record. Soy has earned 258 points (122g-136a) in 271 games. The record is held by alumnus Brandon Magee who tallied 264 points (113g-151a) in 318 contests.
Multi-Goal: With Ryan Peckford’s two goals tonight, the Royals have now recorded 12 multi-goal games through 19 contests. Regan Nagy and Matthew Phillips lead the team with four multi-goal efforts each this season.
Outstanding Outhouse: Netminder Griffen Outhouse recorded 20 saves tonight and has now recorded 2977 stops in his WHL career. Outhouse is only 23 saves away from 3000, and will be only the second goaltender in franchise history to reach the mark after Coleman Vollrath (4072) and Lucas Gore (4032).
Next Game: The Royals will conclude their homestand this on Friday, November 10th against the Edmonton Oil Kings. Puck drop is slated for 7:05 p.m. and tickets are available in person at the Select Your Tickets box office, over the phone by calling 250-220-7777, or online at www.selectyourtickets.com.