November 29, 2015 - 10:38 AM
VICTORIA - The Victoria Royals defeated the Kelowna Rockets 5-1 on Saturday night in Victoria, earning a split of two weekend games between the WHL B.C. Division rivals.
The Royals opened up a 4-0 lead on Kelowna before Cole Linaker scored the lone Rockets goal early in the third period.
Victoria outshot the Rockets 27-15 with Michael Herringer suffering the loss in net.
The Rockets record falls to 19-6-1-0 on the season.
Kelowna returns home for three games this week, playing Kootenay on Wednesday night at Prospera Place before hosting Medicine Hat and Portland on Friday and Saturday.
Tickets are available for the game through www.selectyourtickets.com, at the Prospera Place box office or by phone at 250-762-5050.
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