Spartans Look For Revenge Against Victoria

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LANGLEY, British Columbia – After opening their home schedule with back-to-back wins, the Spartans look to build on their three-game winning streak overall as they host Victoria Friday at the Langley Events Centre.

 

Watch LIVE: www.fasthockey.com.

 

THE WEEKEND STORY

  • Since a loss to Victoria in their season-opener, the Spartans have won three straight while outscoring their opposition 10-3.
  • Last time TWU and Victoria played, the Vikes won Friday’s tilt 4-3 before the Spartans bounced back to win 3-2 Saturday.
  • TWU is 14-16-1 all-time against the Vikes.
  • The Spartans went 3-3 against Victoria last season.
  • Friday’s game is TWU’s third home game in a row before going on the road to play Selkirk Nov. 4-5.
  • Evan Last leads TWU in scoring with three goals and four assists.
  • Spartans goalie Silas Matthys (Wollerau, Switzerland), who has a 2.01 goals against average and a .919 save percentage, is two wins away from tying the BCIHL’s all-time career wins mark. Andrew Parent, who played with Simon Fraser, holds the league record at 29 wins.

 

WEEKEND PREVIEW

Friday, Oct. 28 vs. Victoria (3-2-0-1) – 7 p.m. (PT)

 

TRINITY WESTERN SPARTANS (3-1-0)

BCIHL standings: 2nd (tied)

Last game: Eastern Washington (5-1 W)

Streak: 3 wins

Form: L-W-W-W

2015-16 BCIHL Record: 13-9-0-2 (3rd)

2015-16 BCIHL Playoff Record: 2-2 (2nd)

 

VICTORIA VIKES (3-2-0-1)

BCIHL standings: 1st

Last game: Selkirk (4-1 L)

Streak: 2 losses

Form: L-W-W-L-L

2015-16 BCIHL Record: 11-12-0-2 (4th)

2015-16 BCIHL Playoff Record: 1-2

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