Victoria battles Kamloops on Saturday night & Sunday afternoon.
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals will face-off against the Kamloops Blazers this weekend for two games at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Saturday’s contest will begin at 7:05 p.m., while Sunday will see the two teams in a matinee match-up beginning at 3:05 p.m. with a Skate with the Players taking place after the game.
SPECTACULAR SPECIAL TEAMS: The Royals enter this week with two highly-ranked special teams units. Victoria’s powerplay currently holds the fourth highest mark in the WHL at 5/15=33.3% and are tied for the most goals scored with the man-advantage. The Royals’ penalty kill unit meanwhile is tied for first in the league with a perfect 11/11=100.0% mark, and has scored two shorthanded goals over two games.
BRICK HOUSE: Earlier this week, Royals’ netminder Griffen Outhouse was named the WHL Goaltender of the Week. Outhouse took part in two games during the league’s Opening Week and stopped 77 of the 79 shots he faced to earn a 0.975 save percentage and 1.07 goals against average.
– GoodLife Fitness Relay Race (Second Intermission)
o Fan will compete in a relay race on the ice for a chance to win a three month membership, valued at $180, courtesy of GoodLife Fitness
SUNDAY – SKATE WITH THE PLAYERS
– Fans will be able to skate with Royals’ players after the game via a donation to the Victoria Royals Education and Scholarship Fund. Helmets and skates will be available for rent at the Skate Shop, located beside the Royals’ Team store at Gate 3, on a first-come-first-served basis.
Show your true blue by joining the Royals’ family. The Seven Game Fan Pack starts at just $119 and includes choice seating locations, plus great benefits such as a King Card, early entrance to the rink, rain check nights for unused tickets and a seven-inch limited edition Matthew Phillips’ bobblehead. Get the full details by calling 250-220-7789 or by visiting www.victoriaroyals.com.