December 16, 2012, Edmonton
The Royals opened the scoring 5:45 into the first period on a goal by Tyler Stahl. The Royals’ captain gained possession of the puck at the blue line before firing a slap shot that found its way through a screen and past Jarry. Both teams exchanged powerplays, but neither team was able to convert. After 20 minutes of play, the Royals went into the intermission with a 1-0 lead.
Cody Corbett evened the score for the Oil Kings at the 2:02 mark of the middle frame before Steven Hodges regained the lead for the Royals. Hodges weaved into the
In a final period that saw a combined 62 minutes in penalties assessed, neither team was able to add another goal.
The Royals now head into the Christmas break with their next game coming on Friday, December 28th when the Prince George Cougars visit Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. The Royals will host the Cougars again the following night. Puck drop for both games is 7:05 p.m. Fans are reminded that Money Mart Mad Monday has been rescheduled to Thursday, December 27th for these two games. Fans can pick up tickets to the Royals first two home games after the Christmas break for just $5.00 beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the morning of the 27th.
The Royals Holiday Combo is on sale now! Season tickets and mini-packs are also now on sale. Guarantee yourself the best seats by visiting www.victoriaroyals.com, calling 250-220-7889, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org before it’s too late!