The Spokane Chiefs edged the Kelowna Rockets 3-2 on Wednesday.

Riley Woods overtime hero as Chiefs edge Rockets 3-2

Roundup of Western Hockey League action, including Kelowna vs Spokane


KELOWNA, B.C. — Riley Woods scored in overtime as the Spokane Chiefs edged the Kelowna Rockets 3-2 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League action.

Kailer Yamamoto and Tyson Helgesen scored 35 seconds apart in the second period for Spokane (16-16-6). Jayden Sittler made 35 saves for the win.

Rodney Southam and Riley Stadel replied for Kelowna (23-14-3), while Michael Herringer stopped 19 shots.

The Chiefs were 1 for 4 on the power play and the Rockets were 0 for 3.



MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Jayden Halbgewachs had a hat trick to power the Warriors past Lethbridge.

Luka Burzan opened scoring for Moose Jaw (23-9-7).

Brennan Riddle replied for the Hurricanes (20-15-5).



EDMONTON — Brendan Semchuk scored with 3:33 left to play to lift Vancouver over the Oil Kings.

Ty Ronning and James Malm added goals for the Giants (16-20-3).

Adam Berg and Trey Fix-Wolansky responded for Edmonton (18-18-4).


Just Posted

Kelowna’s Gospel Mission serves annual Christmas dinner

Between 700 to 800 meals were served Saturday to the community

Your weekend story highlights

Every Saturday, the Capital News will highlight stories from the week

The Paperboys visit Kelowna

Check out the Rotary Centre for the Arts Jan. 27

Let it snow in Kelowna

Snow is in the forecast for this week

Photos: Adventuring in Stuart Park

Have you seen Friday’s edition of the Capital News? Check out the photos featured

All aboard the Summerland Christmas Express

The first train of the Summerland Christmas Express schedule.

Porter blanks Blades in Rockets’ road trip finale

Rookie netminder stops 40 shots in Kelowna’s last game before Christmas break

All aboard the Summerland Christmas Express

The first train of the Summerland Christmas Express schedule.

Meningococcal clinics open this Sunday

Interior Health is stepping up efforts to get young people vaccinated against Meningococcal.

Update: RCMP arrest domestic assault suspect west of Kamloops.

The RCMP Emergency Response Team made the arrest at around 4:30 p.m.

Owl found dead after eating rat poison leaves B.C. woman concerned

After finding the owl on her Surrey property, Christine Trozzo says the poison is a concern for kids

Change to CPP death benefit panned as insufficient to cover funeral costs

Funeral Services Association of Canada lobbied governments to raise the value to $3,580

#MeToo at work: Employers play a role in fixing culture of sexual harassment

B.C. workplaces are getting ahead of being the next MeToo debacle, calling on experts to train staff

Most Read