The Victoria Royals battle their coastal rival, the Vancouver Giants, on Saturday at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in their final contest before the holiday break. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.
BC DIVISION BATTLES: The Royals have seen success against BC Division opponents this season as the club has posted a record of 10-3-0-0. In those 13 games, Victoria has outscored divisional teams 61-39. The Royals have tallied at least one powerplay goal in 11 of those 13 contests for a mark of 18/85=21.2%.
SUPER SOY: Royals’ forward Tyler Soy (144) is within three helpers of tying the Victoria record for most career assists, set by former Royal Jack Walker with 147 (2012-17). The franchise record is currently held by former Royal and Chilliwack Bruin Brandon Magee who totalled 151 helpers over his 318-game career (2010-15).
SATURDAY – CHRISTMAS WITH THE ROYALS PRESENTED BY ELEMENTS CASINO VICTORIA
Fans are encouraged to wear their festive hats and ugly Christmas sweaters to the game.
Marty the Marmot will be taking pictures with fans at Gate 1. Fans are encouraged to bring a minimum of $5 or non-perishable food donations in support of The Mustard Seed Food Bank.
A game show, presented by Elements Casino Victoria (second intermission)
- Three fans will be drawn to participate in a fun game show on the ice. The contestants will have a chance to win a River Rock Casino Package that includes a one night stay, breakfast for two, two show tickets and a $200 BC Ferries gift card.
A selection of Royals’ throwback style game worn jerseys, from Turn Back the Clock Night, will be available via silent auction throughout the contest. Donations raised from the silent auction will go towards the Victoria Royals Education & Scholarship Fund.
Following the game, fans will receive a $10 Skip the Dishes coupon upon exit.
Victoria will wrap up their three-game BC Division road trip with a tilt versus the Vancouver Giants on Friday at the Langley Events Centre with puck drop set for 7:30 p.m.
The Royals’ Holiday Combo is back. Give the gift of hockey and get a head start on your Christmas shopping by grabbing our festive ticket pack. Each $65 Holiday Combo includes four ticket vouchers valid for any 2017-18 regular season home game, plus a Royals’ coffee mug and an exclusive packet of “Marty’s Mix” hot chocolate – a $90 value. For full details call the Royals’ Ticketing Office at 250-220-7889 or email them at email@example.com.