ROYALS HOST CHIEFS TUESDAY & WEDNESDAYOct 05, 2015 - 16:07 PDT Victoria takes on Spokane for two games this week.
For Immediate Release
Monday, October 5, 2015
Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals will wrap-up their six-game homestand when the Spokane Chiefs make their only visit of the season to Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Tuesday and Wednesday night. Puck drop for both games is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.
A START LIKE NEVER BEFORE: The Royals skate into tomorrow's match on top of the Western Conference standings with a 4-0-0-0 record, marking the best start in franchise history. Victoria’s previous club high was 3-0-0-0, which occurred in the 2012-13 season with a pair of wins against the Vancouver Giants and a home win vs. the Kamloops Blazers.
RECORD SETTERS: Royals’ Joe Hicketts and Coleman Vollrath each set records in Saturday’s 5-1 win. Hicketts registered three assists and set the new Victoria/Chilliwack franchise record for most assists by a defenceman. The previous mark was held by former Bruin Brandon Manning, who recorded 91 helpers over 200 games played. Hicketts has now tallied 94 assists over 170 games. Vollrath has now tied former goaltender Patrik Polivka for the most wins as a Royal. Both goaltenders have 56 wins while wearing a Victoria sweater. Vollrath, who has spent his entire junior career with the Royals, is currently four wins behind former Bruin Lucas Gore (60) for the most victories in franchise history.
- The Keg Find Marty (Second Intermission)
o One blindfolded fan has to navigate themselves around the ice with help from the crowd to find Marty the Marmot. The fan will receive a $50 gift card from The Keg.
- The Keg Trike Race
o Two junior fans (ages seven to 12) will race around the ice for a $50 gift card from The Keg
- Intact Insurance Quake-Up
o Two fans will race to solve a puzzle and the winner will receive a $25 VISA gift card from Intact Insurance
Group together and save big. Royals’ games are an exciting and fun way to enjoy a night out with family, friends, co-workers or teammates. Ticket packages start at $12 per ticket for groups of 10 or more and include a mention on the Jumbotron at the game. Ask about packaging a ticket with a Royals hat, or upgrading your seats to the club section. For more details call 250-220-7889 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.