The Victoria Royals will kick off the preseason with a three game tournament hosted by the Everett Silvertips over the Labour Day weekend.

The Victoria Royals will kick off the preseason with a three game tournament hosted by the Everett Silvertips over the Labour Day weekend.

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Preseason tourney begins Aug. 30 against host Everett Silvertips, Seattle Thunderbirds and Tri-City Americans.

The Victoria Royals will kick off its third straight Western Hockey League season with a home-and-home set against the Vancouver Giants, Friday, Sept. 20 in Vancouver and Saturday (Sept. 21) at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.

Preseason begins on Aug. 30 as the Royals enter a three-game tournament over the course of three days against the host Everett Silvertips, Seattle Thunderbirds and Tri-City Americans.

The Royals will then finish the preseason against the Giants, Sept. 14 in Victoria and Sept. 15 at the Giant’s training facility in Ladner.