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(Photo: Brain Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds)

Kelowna Rockets ‘breakaway’ from AM 1150 and score a new home on the airwaves

WHL broadcasts to move from AM 1150 to 104.7 The Lizard

 

Chloe Primerano was drafted into the Western Hockey League by the Vancouver Giants on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Jamison Derksen/Vancouver Giants)<strong> </strong>

Vancouver Giants select first-ever female skater in WHL prospects draft

Burnaby Winter Club player Chloe Primerano tabbed in Round 13

 

The Cristall brothers with NHLer Shea Weber (Contributed)

The Cristall brothers: Taking Kelowna hockey by storm

“It’s awesome that we’re both so close to each other.”

The Cristall brothers with NHLer Shea Weber (Contributed)
(Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)

Kelowna Rockets clinch WHL playoff spot

First time in the playoffs since 2017-18

(Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)
Kelowna takes on Seattle for the second straight time on Tuesday night (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)

Rockets looking to complete road trip with another win

Kelowna beat Seattle 4-3 on Sunday night and are 2-1 on the roadtrip

Kelowna takes on Seattle for the second straight time on Tuesday night (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)
Rockets forward Scott Cousins cut to the end on Friday night in Prince George (Photo - James Doyle)

Kelowna Rockets secure 3-2 win in Prince George

Liwicki, Pacheco and Kydd scored for the Rockets

Rockets forward Scott Cousins cut to the end on Friday night in Prince George (Photo - James Doyle)
Brianna Falk, Dallas Hancox and Keaton Souster; the three UBCO seniors will be honoured during this weekend’s games (Photo - Conan Shing Photography)

Massive weekend for Kelowna sports teams

22 sporting events will be played over the long weekend

Brianna Falk, Dallas Hancox and Keaton Souster; the three UBCO seniors will be honoured during this weekend’s games (Photo - Conan Shing Photography)
Rockets Gabriel Szturc and Cougars Blake Eastman collide in a game last December (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)

Rockets look to complete homestand sweep against the Cougars

Kelowna is 13-2-1-0 since the holiday break

Rockets Gabriel Szturc and Cougars Blake Eastman collide in a game last December (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)
Rockets captain Tyson Feist skates with the puck on Friday night (Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)

Rockets beat league-leading Everett 4-3 on Friday night

Tayln Boyko stood on his head in net while Pavel Novak scored the shootout winner

Rockets captain Tyson Feist skates with the puck on Friday night (Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)
Rockets welcome Tri-City to town Saturday night at Prospera Centre, puck drop at 7 p.m. (Photo - John Keller/Tri-City Americans)

Sports weekend preview: Rockets and Warriors host, Chiefs on the road

It’s another big hockey weekend for Kelowna; UBCO and OC basketball in action as well

Rockets welcome Tri-City to town Saturday night at Prospera Centre, puck drop at 7 p.m. (Photo - John Keller/Tri-City Americans)
Prospera Centre will be empty on Wednesday night at the Rockets and Giants and postponed due to COVID protocols (Photo by Marissa Baecker)

Rockets vs. Vancouver Giants game postponed due to COVID

It’s the second game postponed between the Rockets and the Giants

Prospera Centre will be empty on Wednesday night at the Rockets and Giants and postponed due to COVID protocols (Photo by Marissa Baecker)
With last night’s win, the Rockets take the season series against Spokane 2-1. (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)

Kelowna hockey squads sweep the competition Friday night

The Warriors and Chiefs won last night as well, completed the Kelowna hockey sweep

With last night’s win, the Rockets take the season series against Spokane 2-1. (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)
Rockets defenseman Elias Carmichael (#14) collides with a Spokane player earlier this season (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)

Sports weekend preview: Rockets look to stay hot

Eight hockey games over the weekend; UBCO and OC basketball and volleyball in action as well

Rockets defenseman Elias Carmichael (#14) collides with a Spokane player earlier this season (Photo - Steve Dunsmoor)
The Rockets host Vancouver on the second of a home-and-home on Saturday night (Photo credit - Steve Dunsmoor)
The Rockets host Vancouver on the second of a home-and-home on Saturday night (Photo credit - Steve Dunsmoor)
Colton Dach has two assists in the win over Victoria on Tuesday night (Photo credit - Steve Dunsmoor)

Rockets win 7th straight game against Victoria, 4-3 in the shootout

Jake Poole and Colton Dach each had two points in the win

Colton Dach has two assists in the win over Victoria on Tuesday night (Photo credit - Steve Dunsmoor)
Jake Poole celebrates a goal (Credit - Paige Bednorz/Kelowna Rockets)

Kelowna Rockets back in action in Victoria after COVID pause

The Rockets are 6-1 against Victoria this season, outscoring them 39-22

Jake Poole celebrates a goal (Credit - Paige Bednorz/Kelowna Rockets)
Rockets pause all hockey-related activities due to COVID-19 (photo - Kelowna Rockets)

Kelowna Rockets postpone games due to COVID-19

The Rockets, along with the Brandon Wheat Kings are both shutdown due to COVID outbreaks

Rockets pause all hockey-related activities due to COVID-19 (photo - Kelowna Rockets)
Portland’s Josh Zakreski (left) and Kelowna’s Dylan Wightman battle for the puck during the Winterhawks’ 3-1 WHL win over the hometown Rockets Saturday, Jan. 8, at Prospera Place. (kelownarockets.com)

Portland rallies past Kelowna Rockets

Home team scores 31 seconds into game, Winterhawks scored three straight for 3-1 win

Portland’s Josh Zakreski (left) and Kelowna’s Dylan Wightman battle for the puck during the Winterhawks’ 3-1 WHL win over the hometown Rockets Saturday, Jan. 8, at Prospera Place. (kelownarockets.com)
Tyson Feist of the Kelowna Rockets skates during a game against the Victoria Royals at Prospera Place on March 11, 2020. (Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze)

Kelowna Rockets name new captain

Tyson Feist is the 26th captain in Kelowna Rockets history

Tyson Feist of the Kelowna Rockets skates during a game against the Victoria Royals at Prospera Place on March 11, 2020. (Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze)