Thursday, 8 January 2015

F Mitch Skapski Traded to Saskatoon

Forward Mitch Skapski goes to Saskatoon.

For Immediate Release
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals today announced that the club has acquired a fifth round pick in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft from the Saskatoon Blades in exchange for forward Mitch Skapski (1996) and a fifth round pick in the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft.

Victoria sends Skapski to Saskatoon after acquiring the Abbotsford, BC native in October of last season from the Everett Silvertips. In 83 regular season games with the Royals over the past two seasons, Skapski has recorded 14 points (4g-10a) and 47 penalty minutes.

The Royals are back in action tonight to take on the seventh ranked team in the Canadian Hockey League, the Medicine Hat Tigers. Victoria will close out their seven game homestand with a two-game series against BC Division rivals the Prince George Cougars on tomorrow and Saturday. Puck drop is set for 7:05 p.m. for all three games. Get your tickets today by calling 250-220-7777 or visiting at

Burgers and hockey, a winning combination. Take the stress out of arranging dinner by treating everyone to a White Spot Family Pak. For $65 you get two adult tickets, and two child tickets to a game of your choice, plus two Legendary burger platters and two Pirate Pak voucher that are valid for any night. Visit the Select Your Tickets Box Office or call 250-220-7777 to purchase your Family Pak today.