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Cooke makes 32 saves as Rockets hold on for 3-0 win over Cougars

Friday, 10.19.2012 / 12:34 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Cooke makes 32 saves as Rockets hold on for 3-0 win over Cougars

KELOWNA, B.C. - Jordon Cooke made 32 saves for Kelowna as the Rockets held on for a 3-0 win over the Prince George Cougars in WHL action Thursday night.

Myles Bell scored twice and Colton Sissons, with a penalty-shot goal that opened the scoring midway through the first period, also scored for Kelowna (5-5-1).

Prince George (5-5-1) suffered its fourth consecutive loss, including its second straight by shutout.

Mac Engel made 24 stops for the Cougars, who are now 1-2 against the Rockets this season. The two teams are tied for third place in B.C. Division standings with 11 points each.

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