September 13, 2014 - 1:34 PM
DELTA - The Vancouver Giants defeated the Kelowna Rockets 3-1 on Friday night in Delta in WHL preseason play.
The Rockets scored first, but two goals in the second by the Giants, and another in the third, gave Vancouver the 3-1 win.
Austin Glover had the lone Rockets goal, while Jake Morrissey played the entire game in net.
The Giants outshot Kelowna 31-20 while neither team could score on the power play. The Rockets were 0-for-2 with the man advantage and held the Giants scoreless on five power play chances.
Kelowna closes the WHL preseason on Saturday at Prospera Place as the Rockets will host the Victoria Royals at 7 p.m.
The Rockets open the WHL regular season Sept. 20, hosting Kamloops at Prospera Place.
Tickets for the exhibition and home opener are available at www.selectyourtickets.com.
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