The Kelowna Rockets opened up their preseason schedule last night falling 6-5 in a shootout to the Victoria Royals at Prospera Place.
After six rounds of shooters and only one goal from each side, Bolshakov ended the Rockets night sliding one passed Kelowna net-minder Cole Tisdale to end the shootout 6-5 in the Royals favour.
The Rockets are back in action tonight for their second pre-season meeting in as many nights as they host the Prince George Cougars at Prospera Place. Puck drop is at 7:05pm.
In BCHL exhibition play last night the West Kelowna Warriors dropped a 5-3 decision to Trail in West Kelowna.
These two teams meet again tonight in Trail.