Kelowna - Nov. 7, 2013: The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Red Deer Rebels 6-2 on Wednesday night at Prospera Place in Kelowna as the Rockets won its fifth straight game. Six different players scored for Kelowna, who jumped out of the gates quickly and led from start to finish in improving to 12-2-0-2 on the season. Captain Madison Bowey had a goal and an assist in leading the Rockets in a first star performance. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Oct. 17, 2013: Defenceman Riley Stadel scored three times and rookie Nick Merkley chipped in with four assists, as the Kelowna Rockets continued their strong start to the 2013-14 WHL campaign, trouncing the Lethbridge Hurricanes by a score of 6-0 on Wednesday night. The Rockets outshot the Hurricanes 62-26 on the night and improve to 6-1-0-2 with the win. FULL STORY
Everett - Oct. 3, 2013: Madison Bowey and rookie Nick Merkley each scored twice while Zach Franko and Damon Severson also found the scoresheet, as the Kelowna Rockets handed the Everett Silvertips their first loss of the season, with a 6-3 win in Wednesday night WHL action. Oilers prospect Jujhar Khaira scored his first WHL goal, in the loss, as the Silvertips fell to 2-1 on the year. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Oct. 2, 2013: Kelowna Rockets President/GM Bruce Hamilton announced Wednesday that the Rockets have traded 20-year-old defenceman MacKenzie Johnston to the Prince Albert Raiders for a third round WHL bantam draft pick in 2015. The Rockets had been carrying four 20-year-old players, one more than the WHL maximum, forcing the team to make the roster move. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Sep. 30, 2013: After playing just one Western Hockey League game on the weekend, the Kelowna Rockets will ramp up its schedule this week, playing three games in four nights including hosting the Portland Winterhawks this weekend for a pair of games against the defending WHL champions. FULL STORY
Victoria - Sep. 29, 2013: A pair of third period goals from Trent Lofthouse and Brandon Fushimi got the Victoria Royals back on level terms, before eventually bouncing the Kelowna Rockets in a shootout, by a score of 4-3 in Saturday night WHL action. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Sep. 21, 2013: The Kelowna Rockets opened their 2013-14 WHL schedule on a winning note, defeating the Kamloops Blazers 5-2 in Friday night Western Hockey League action.Rourke Chartier led the charge upfront with a pair of goals and an assist, while netminder Jordan Cooke stopped twenty-seven shot in earning the victory. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Sep. 7, 2013: Three point nights from Rourke Chartier and Mackenzie Johnston, coupled with a twenty-six save performance from netminder Jordon Cooke, proved to be much for the Kamloops Blazers too handle, as the Kelowna Rockets bounced their provincial rivals by a score of 4-0 in Friday night WHL pre-season action. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Aug. 31, 2013: The Vancouver Giants kicked off their pre-season with a 4-2 win over the Kelowna Rockets Saturday night on the strength of two point efforts from rookie Tyler Benson and 20 year-old Dalton Thrower. Benson, Jackson Houck, Marek Tvrdon, and Cain Franson scored for the Giants, while Jesse Lees and Riley Stadel replied for the Rockets. FULL STORY
Kelowna - Aug. 31, 2013: The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Kamloops Blazers 4-3 on Friday night in Kelowna in the Rockets Western Hockey League pre-season opener. Tyson Baillie and Cole Linaker each had a goal and an assist while Henrik Nyberg and rookie Ryan Donaldson also scored for the Rockets, who led 2-1 after one and 4-2 after two periods en route to the win. FULL STORY
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