Royals Drop 9-4 Decision To Silvertips Sunday
Victoria had tied the game at 3 in the middle frame before Everett scored the next 6 goals, 5 of which on the man advantage. The Silvertips ended with 59 shots on goal.
Head Coach Dan Price:
Dean McNabb started in net, stopping 38 of 44 overall, and Outhouse in relief was 12 for 15.
Rookie Dustin Wolf earned the win stopping 30 of 34, with Carter Hart still not back from winning Gold at the World Juniors.
A trio of Royals had a goal and assist, Jared Freadrich, Tyler Soy and Chaz Reddekopp. Kaid Oliver chipped in with a pair of helpers.
Dan Price on club’s no quit attitude:
Tyler Soy tied Brandon Magee for the franchise most assists at 151.
Patrick Bajkov of the Silvertips had a 5 point night (1g 4a), Matt Fonteyne had 4 points (2g 2a), while Kevin Davis chipped in with 3 assists, Connor Dewar and Bryce Kindopp 2 goals each. Sean Richards had a goal and assist.
Victoria’s 3 in 3 weekend began with a 5-0 home win over Everett Friday, followed by a come from behind 5-4 overtime victory Saturday in Kamloops.
Dan Price on the club’s performance at the end of a 3 in 3.
Up next the Royals entertain the Blazers for a pair of games this Friday and Saturday.
– Marlon Martens
Record Tied – With a helper today, Tyler Soy tied the franchise record for most assists with his 151st in his 295th WHL contest. The record was set by former Chilliwack Bruin and Victoria alumnus Brandon Magee who registered 151 in 318 games.
Stretching it Out – Multiple players extended their point streaks today. Soy now has points in 11 straight games and has earned 19 points (8g-11a) during that span. Scott Walford has earned an assist his last four games. Meanwhile, Chaz Reddekopp (2g-3a), Matthew Phillips (1g-4a), and Dino Kambeitz (1g-2a) have collected points in their previous three contests.
Milestone Contest – Royals’ forward Kaid Oliver took part in his 100th WHL game today and earned a pair of assists. The product of White Rock, BC has tallied 29 points (7g-22a) since he joined Victoria last season.
Three-in-Three – Today’s game marked the third contest in as many days for both Victoria and Everett. This marks the only three-in-three the Royals will endure this season.
Coming Home – Victoria returns home for a weekend series with the Kamloops Blazers on Friday, January 12th and Saturday, January 13th at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Friday is Ugly Blazer Night, while Saturday is Country Night. Puck drop for both contests are slated for 7:05 p.m. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Select Your Tickets box office, over the phone by calling 250-220-7777, or online at www.selectyourtickets.com.
TEXT GAME SUMMARY:
Victoria Royals 4 at Everett Silvertips 9 – Status: End of Game
Sunday, January 7, 2018 – XFINITY Arena – Everett, WA
Victoria 1 2 1 – 4
Everett 2 4 3 – 9
1, Everett, Dewar 15 (Bajkov, Walker), 0:24.
2, Everett, Kindopp 12 (Richards, Davis), 11:40.
3, Victoria, Freadrich 10 (Oliver, Kambeitz), 12:30 (PP).
Penalties-Wylie Evt (elbowing), 0:48; Anderson Evt (high sticking), 3:07; Oliver Vic (roughing), 4:21; Ormsby Evt (tripping), 11:47; Grishakov Vic (high sticking), 13:52; Fasko-Rudas Evt (hooking), 18:48.
4, Victoria, Reddekopp 6 (Freadrich, Oliver), 0:52.
5, Everett, Walker 1 (Ormsby), 7:10.
6, Victoria, Soy 19 (Phillips, Reddekopp), 10:12 (SH).
7, Everett, Kindopp 13 (Christiansen, Wylie), 10:46 (PP).
8, Everett, Richards 16 (O’Rourke), 14:12.
9, Everett, Dewar 16 (Fonteyne, Bajkov), 18:07 (PP).
Penalties-Hannoun Vic (tripping), 4:30; Florchuk Vic (slashing), 8:56; Fasko-Rudas Evt (tripping), 14:39; Jarratt Vic (cross checking), 17:32.
10, Everett, Fonteyne 21 (Davis, Bajkov), 6:53 (PP).
11, Everett, Fonteyne 22 (Bajkov, Davis), 9:45 (PP).
12, Everett, Bajkov 21 (Wylie, Fonteyne), 11:46 (PP).
13, Victoria, Grishakov 13 (Soy, Walford), 12:32 (PP).
Penalties-Jensen Vic (charging), 5:02; Phillips Vic (slashing), 6:20; Phillips Vic (roughing), 9:38; Buziak Vic (roughing, 10-minute misconduct), 10:41; Jarratt Vic (roughing), 11:46; Jensen Vic (10-minute misconduct), 11:46; Dewar Evt (roughing), 11:46; Wylie Evt (roughing), 11:46; Gerth Vic (roughing, 10-minute misconduct), 14:47; Jerome Vic (major-fighting), 14:47; Prowse Vic (roughing, 10-minute misconduct), 14:47; Ormsby Evt (10-minute misconduct), 14:47; Walker Evt (roughing, 10-minute misconduct), 14:47; Walker Evt (major-fighting), 14:47; Jarratt Vic (10-minute misconduct), 16:48; Oliver Vic (roughing, 10-minute misconduct), 16:48; O’Rourke Evt (roughing), 16:48; Goncalves Evt (holding), 18:31.
Shots on Goal-
Power Play Opportunities-
Victoria 2 / 6;
Everett 5 / 9.
Victoria, McNabb 2-6-0-0 (44 shots-38 saves); Outhouse 21-10-3-1 (15 shots-12 saves). Everett, Wolf 8-5-0-0 (34 shots-30 saves).
Referees-Jeff Ingram (82), Nick Panter (70).
Linesmen-Michael Ellis (150), Mark Heier (125).