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Tyson Baillie's two goals lead Kelowna Rockets past Victoria Royals 6-1

Friday, 02.01.2013 / 3:14 AM / News

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Tyson Baillie's two goals lead Kelowna Rockets past Victoria Royals 6-1

KELOWNA, B.C. - Tyson Baillie struck twice as the Kelowna Rockets topped the Victoria Royals 6-1 on Thursday in Western Hockey League play.

Goaltender Jordon Cooke made 28 saves for Kelowna (38-10-4), while Jesse Lees, Zach Franko, Tyrell Goulbourne and Colton Sissons rounded out the offence.

Jamie Crooks was the lone scorer for Victoria (27-18-4), while Patrik Polivka stopped 28 shots.

The Rockets were 2 for 5 on the power play and the Royals went 0 for 4 with the man advantage.

Kelowna hasn't lost in regulation time in 18 games.

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