Kelowna Rockets lose to Raiders in Prince Albert - InfoNews

Current Conditions

Mostly Cloudy
-2.8°C

Kelowna Rockets lose to Raiders in Prince Albert

Image Credit: Kelowna Rockets
December 19, 2015 - 10:14 AM

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - The Prince Albert Raiders defeated the Kelowna Rockets 3-1 at Art Hauser Centre in Prince Albert on Friday night, Dec. 18, dropping the Rockets to 3-2-0-0 on its six game road trip.

The Raiders scored twice in the second period and built a 3-0 lead before Lucas Johansen scored a power play marker six minutes into the third to make the score 3-1.

Despite firing 13 shots on the Raiders net in the third, the Rockets couldn't get any closer with Jackson Whistle taking the loss in net. Final shots were 32 apiece.

Kelowna was 1-for-5 on the power play and held Prince Albert to 0-for-4 on the night.

The loss dropped Kelowna's record to 25-8-1-0 on the season. The team sits in first place in the WHL heading into its final game before it breaks for Christmas.

The Rockets will play in Saskatoon on Saturday night against the Blades.

Kelowna returns to action after Christmas with a home and home series with Kamloops, playing in Kamloops Dec. 27 and at Prospera Place on Monday Dec. 28.

Tickets are available for the game through www.selectyourtickets.com, at the Prospera Place box office or by phone at 250-762-5050.

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2015
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kamloops News
  • Comments
  • How this Kamloops couple is going zero waste
    KAMLOOPS - The first thing you notice when you walk into Haley Feller and Sam Birmingham's home is that it is so clean. Though their basement suite has no natural light the absence of cl
  • South Okanagan man gets letter from prisoner who shot him and left him for dead
    PENTICTON - When Ronald Teneycke one of the South Okanagan's most notorius prolific offenders, was declared a dangerous offender after months of court proceedings last March,Teneycke's las
  • Kamloops police seeking child and guardian
    KAMLOOPS - A boy and his aunt have not checked in for two days, and now RCMP are requesting the aunt make contact. Kamloops RCMP received a report to check the well being of a six-year-old b
  • Blood moon eclipse visible from southern Interior this weekend
    Residents of the southern B.C. Interior will have a prime seat for the total lunar eclipse this weekend if the weather cooperates. Overnight Sunday, Jan. 20, the full moon will become fully
  • TRENDING NOW: Leaf blower-powered sled
    %%nodefaultimage%% This Russian dad has raised the bar for improvised winter sliding devices. He blew away the competition by strapping a couple leaf blowers to his daughter's sled
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile