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The Royals have a win and a shoot out loss against the Silvertips so far this season. Victoria won 3-1 at home in November, and fell 7-6 in a shoot out at Everett Dec. 17th.
The Royals recently dropped a 4-1 home loss to the Giants Sunday, snapping a 4 game win streak after playing 4 games in 6 days. The Silvertips have points in their last two outings, coming off a 3-1 win versus the Thunderbirds, and a 3-2 shoot out loss in Seattle prior.
The Royals have 2nd place locked up in the BC Division and home ice in the first round with their opponent yet to be determined. They begin the playoffs at the SOFMC Friday and Saturday March 27th and 28th.
The Silvertips are tied for first in the US Divison with the Winterhawks, both at 90 points and with 3 games remaining. Evertt plays in Spokane Sunday at 5pm.
Everett is led by Nikita Scherback, the 26th overall selection of the Montreal Canadiens in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. He has 79 points in 63 games.
The Silvertips are the 2nd least penalized team in the WHL, while allowing the 2nd fewest goals against, and own the 3rd best power play based on percentage.
The Royals have scored the 8th most goals for on average, allowed the 8th fewest, and own the 7th best power play.
Victoria is led by Austin Carroll who also has 76 points in 67 games, including 37 goals which ties the Royals’ record for most markers in a season with Jamie Crooks.
Everett’s netminder Carter Hart was named the CHL’s goalie of the week for March 10th, and leads the league in goal against average (2.24), and 2nd in save percentage (0.918) with a record of (17-5-2-2).
Victoria netminder Coleman Vollrath is the reigning CHL Goaltender of the Week, riding a personal 4 game win streak and back to back shut outs.
The Silvertips are 6 games over .500 on the road, while the Royals are 10 over at home.
Saturday nights game in Everett will close out the regular season for Victoria, who’ll return home for their Awards Ceremony Sunday afternoon at 3 pm.
- Marlon Martens
Victoria Royals vs Everett Silvertips: Head To Head Stats Summary
|Head to Head Record 2014-15 Regular Season||Victoria 1-0-0-1||Everett 1-1-0-0|
|Head to Head Record 2013-14 Regular Season||Victoria 2-2-0-0||Everett 2-1-0-1|
|Last 5 Years record between teams||Victoria 8-8-1-1||Everett 10-5-2-1|
|Victoria vs. Everett Last 5 Years record at Victoria||Victoria 5-4-0-0||Everett 4-4-0-1|
|Victoria vs. Everett Last 5 Years record at Everett||Victoria 3-4-1-1||Everett 6-1-2-0|
|Previous Meetings This Season||Victoria 6 @ Everett 7 (Dec 17 2014) Final SO|
Everett 1 @ Victoria 3 (Nov 21 2014) Final
How the 2 teams match up
|Team Record||41-20-3-5 -- 90 points||38-28-3-1 -- 80 points|
|Division Ranking||2nd U.S.||2nd B.C.|
|Conference Ranking||3rd Western||5th Western|
|Past 10 Games||6-3-0-1||5-5-0-0|
|Last Game||3-1 W vs Seattle (Mar 14 2015) Final||4-1 L vs Vancouver (Mar 15 2015) Final|
|PP (Overall)||(69/282) 24.5||(64/291) 22.0|
|PP (Home)||(37/139) 26.6||(34/139) 24.5|
|PP (Away)||(32/143) 22.4||(30/152) 19.7|
|PK (Overall)||(49/210) 76.7||(58/289) 79.9|
|PK (Home)||(24/101) 76.2||(24/137) 82.5|
|PK (Away)||(25/109) 77.1||(34/152) 77.6|
|Leading Rookie||Skrumeda (1-11-12)||Nagy (6-7-13)|
|Most PIM||Low - 90||Carroll - 122|
|Leading Scorers||Scherbak (27-52-79)||Carroll (37-39-76)|
|Stadnyk (27-41-68)||Hicketts (11-51-62)|
|Bauml (30-30-60)||Soy (27-34-61)|
|Nikolishin (15-45-60)||Magee (22-36-58)|
|Juulsen (7-43-50)||Chase (20-38-58)|
|Last 5 Games||3-1 W vs Seattle (Mar 14 2015) Final||4-1 L vs Vancouver (Mar 15 2015) Final|
|3-2 L @ Seattle (Mar 13 2015) Final SO||3-0 W vs Vancouver (Mar 14 2015) Final|
|6-1 L vs Portland (Mar 11 2015) Final||2-0 W @ Vancouver (Mar 13 2015) Final|
|3-1 W @ Vancouver (Mar 7 2015) Final||6-3 W @ Kelowna (Mar 11 2015) Final|
|1-0 W @ Tri-City (Mar 6 2015) Final||4-3 W @ Prince George (Mar 7 2015) Final SO|
|Leading After 1st||23-3-0-2||21-5-0-0|
|Leading After 2nd||34-3-1-2||26-3-0-0|
|Tied After 1st||12-8-1-1||11-8-0-1|
|Tied After 2nd||5-2-2-2||8-5-2-0|
|Trailing After 1st||6-9-2-2||6-15-3-0|
|Trailing After 2nd||2-15-0-1||4-20-1-1|
|Out Shooting Opponents||24-7-0-1||22-9-1-0|
|Out Shot by Opponents||16-13-3-3||14-16-2-1|