Rockets goalie Cody Boeckman makes a save against the Castlegar Rebels during the teams third round match up.

Rockets goalie Cody Boeckman makes a save against the Castlegar Rebels during the teams third round match up.

Golden Rockets down after two

The Golden Rockets have to fight from behind after losing the first two games in round three of the KIJHL playoffs.

The Golden Rockets had a tough time in Castlegar, losing the first two games of the third round of KIJHL playoffs.

In Game 2 last night (March 16), the Rockets were unable to fight back from a four-goal deficit after the first period.

Golden’s Josh Jewell put his team on the scoreboard with a shorthanded goal late in the second, but it wasn’t enough to get the Rockets back in the game.

The final score was 7-1 for the Castlegar Rebels.

The Rockets return home for games 3 and 4 at the Golden Arena on March 18 and 19, both starting at 7:30 p.m.