Golden Rockets take Game 1

In their first ever appearance in the second round of the KIJHL playoffs, the Golden Rockets took Game 1 against the Fernie Ghostriders.

  • Mar. 6, 2013 8:00 a.m.

In their first ever appearance in the second round of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League playoffs, the Golden Rockets took Game 1 against the Fernie Ghostriders.

A strong first period, with 18 shots on net and two goals from Connor Beauchemin and Marc Lepine, led the Rockets to a 3-1 win. (Final Rockets goal scored by Blake Roney.

The Rockets face off against the Ghostriders in Game 2 tonight (March 6) in Fernie, and will be back home in Golden for Games 3 and 4 this Friday and Saturday (March 8 and 9) at the Golden Arena.