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Kamloops Blazes captain Nick Chyzowski keeps a close watch on Victoria Royals winger Jared Legien (23), who looks for a teammate to pass to during the teams’ Western Hockey League game Sunday at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. The Royals downed the Blazers for a second straight game in Victoria, 6-3, after beating them with a late goal 4-3 on Saturday night. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Victoria make it four straight to start WHL season

Royals sweep weekend home games against Kamloops, head to Kelowna on Wednesday

Kamloops Blazes captain Nick Chyzowski keeps a close watch on Victoria Royals winger Jared Legien (23), who looks for a teammate to pass to during the teams’ Western Hockey League game Sunday at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. The Royals downed the Blazers for a second straight game in Victoria, 6-3, after beating them with a late goal 4-3 on Saturday night. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
Victoria Royals forward Jared Legien (left) tangles with the Giants’ Ty Ronning in the Vancouver zone during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Don Descoteau/Victioria News

Royals off to a good start in Western Hockey League opener in Victoria

Power play goal, even-strength marker put Royals ahead 2-0 after one

Victoria Royals forward Jared Legien (left) tangles with the Giants’ Ty Ronning in the Vancouver zone during Friday’s Western Hockey League game at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Don Descoteau/Victioria News
Victoria Royals second-year defenceman Jeremy Masella lets a slapshot fly from the blueline during practice at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre last week. The team opens its regular season with a home game this Friday at 7:05 p.m. Don Descoteau/Black Press

Victoria Royals ready to open against regional WHL rivals this Friday

Hockey club excited about new season, even without biggest stars in lineup

Victoria Royals second-year defenceman Jeremy Masella lets a slapshot fly from the blueline during practice at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre last week. The team opens its regular season with a home game this Friday at 7:05 p.m. Don Descoteau/Black Press
Dave Lowry, shown here during practice as head coach with the Victoria Royals, has accepted a job as an assistant coach with the National Hockey League’s Los Angeles Kings after five years in Victoria. Don Denton/Victoria News

Victoria Royals bench boss heading to Los Angeles

Dave Lowry returning to the NHL after five seasons in Victoria

Dave Lowry, shown here during practice as head coach with the Victoria Royals, has accepted a job as an assistant coach with the National Hockey League’s Los Angeles Kings after five years in Victoria. Don Denton/Victoria News
Victoria Royals' Carter Folk

Royals end season in record-long game

The Victora Royals have ended thier season, losing to the Everett Silvertips in the longest game in WHL playoff history.

  • Apr 3, 2017
Victoria Royals' Carter Folk
Victoria Royals goalie Griffen Outhouse recently set the new franchise record for most wins in a season at 33.

Royals goalie making a name for himself

Stepping out onto the ice at the Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre, with crowds cheering, Griffen Outhouse is as calm as can be.

Victoria Royals goalie Griffen Outhouse recently set the new franchise record for most wins in a season at 33.
The Victoria Royals have clinched a playoff spot for the sixth consecutive season.

Victoria Royals gear up for playoffs

With just two more games left in the regular season, the Victoria Royals have their sights set on a new challenge: the playoffs.

The Victoria Royals have clinched a playoff spot for the sixth consecutive season.

Royals raising funds for food bank

The Victoria Royals hope hockey fans will bring more than their enthusiasm to this Sunday’s game.

  • Nov 18, 2016