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Cooke makes 38 saves as the Rockets double up the Chiefs

Saturday, 01.19.2013 / 1:34 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Cooke makes 38 saves as the Rockets double up the Chiefs

SPOKANE, Wash. - Jordon Cooke stopped 38 shots as the Kelowna Rockets doubled up the host Spokane Chiefs 4-2 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.

Ryan Olsen scored twice for the Rockets (33-10-3), who have won 10 of their past 11 games, and MacKenzie Johnston and Jesse Lees each scored once.

Blake Gal and Brenden Kichton scored for the Chiefs (28-16-1) and Alessio Bertaggia chipped in with two assists.

Garret Hughson made 24 saves in a losing cause.

Kelowna went 2 for 4 on the power play while Spokane failed to score on five chances with the man advantage.

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