WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – ROYALS vs. BLAZERS & SILVERTIPS THIS WEEK
Victoria hosts Kamloops on Wednesday & Friday, Everett on Saturday; Friday’s game is Country Night.
• Victoria Royals (20-15-1-0), 2nd in BC Division
• Wednesday & Friday Opponent – Kamloops Blazers (15-19-2-1), 4th in BC Division.
• Saturday Opponent – Everett Silvertips (31-8-1-1), 1st in Western Conference.
• Wednesday, Student Night presented by Coast Capital Savings Tickets – bit.ly/2VIFo1s
• Friday, Country Night presented by RE/MAX Tickets – bit.ly/2CVSEIv
• Saturday Tickets – bit.ly/2Fec2SK
• Puck drop for all three games– 7:05 p.m.
Kamloops Quick Hits (Wednesday & Friday):
• NHL Affiliated Players – Dylan Ferguson (Vegas), Jermaine Loewen (Dallas).
• NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List – Martin Lang and Quinn Schmiemann (projected fourth to seventh round).
• Island Connections – Dylan Garand (Victoria), Sean Strange (Victoria), Dylan Ferguson (Lantzville).
Everett Quick Hits (Saturday):
• NHL Affiliated Players – Riley Sutter (Washington), Connor Dewar (Minnesota), Wyatte Wylie (Philadelphia).
• NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List – Gianni Fairbrother and Dustin Wolf (projected fourth to seventh round).
• Island Connections – Jalen Price (Campbell River).
• Friday – Upon arrival, the first 2,000 fans will receive a Royals’ themed bandanas courtesy of RE/MAX. Royals’ Ticket Pack Holders including Season Tickets, Half-Season Tickets and the Great Eight Fan Pack, will have first access to the bandana from 6:00-6:30 p.m. when they show their Gift & Giveaway Card.
• Friday – Local country singer Bryce Allan will be performing live music before puck drop at Gate 1. Line dancing will also be available.
• Wednesday – This season, every Royals’ Wednesday home game is Student Night presented by Coast Capital Savings. All high school and post-secondary students (aged 13+) who show ID when they visit the box-office to purchase a Student Night ticket qualify for discounts, contests and giveaways. Students are also encouraged to visit the Coast Capital Savings table, at select Student Night games, to enter a season-long draw to win a great prize.
• Chuck-A-Puck (all three games):
o A 1-night stay @ Villa Eyrie.
• Wednesday Second Intermission: Wheaton GMC Trike Race – Three fans will race tricycles around the ice for a chance to win a prize pack courtesy of Wheaton GMC.
• Friday Second Intermission: “Yee-haw” like a Cowboy Contest – Three fans will demonstrate their best country holler for a chance to win a signed Royals’ jersey courtesy of RE/MAX. The crowd will vote on their favorite yee-haw to decided the winner.