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Jacobs scores shootout winner as Thunderbirds beat Rockets 2-1

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KELOWNA, B.C. - Colin Jacobs scored the shootout winner as the Seattle Thunderbirds defeated the host Kelowna Rockets 2-1 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.

Burke Gallimore scored in regulation time for the Thunderbirds (18-26-2), who snapped a four-game losing streak.

Colton Heffley scored the lone goal for the Rockets (21-23-6), who lost for the first time in three contests.

Calvin Pickard made 30 saves for the win while Adam Brown turned away 30 shots in defeat.

Seattle went 0 for 4 on the power play as Kelowna failed to score on five opportunities with the man advantage.

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