Rockets Action Summary – Hard Work Rewarded With A Pair Of Key Wins

     The month of January has begun on a positive note for the Rockets.  Their hardwork, dedication and tenacity are tangible on the ice and in the game summaries.  A big four-point weekend for the local stars as they collected a pair of recent victories.        A quick glance at this weekend’s […]

Rockets Action Summary – Great Rocket Comeback Falls Just A Bit Short

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2023   Kimberley 5  Rockets 4 (overtime)      The first home game of the New Year developed into an exciting third period comeback for the Rockets, as the local stars battled tough and forced the Dynamiters to overtime.      The visitors opened a 2-0 lead in the first period on […]

Rockets Action Summary – Rockets Looking To Rebound In January

     Last week, the KIJHL regular season schedule resumed following the Xmas break and, as we head into the New Year, the action will be heating-up as all teams begin to bear down for positioning in the standings.  The Eddie Mountain Division continues to be tough, close and exciting each and every contest, with […]

Rockets Action Summary – Columbia Valley Takes A Pair From The Rockets

Friday, Dec.16th, 2022  Rockies 8  Rockets 3      An early Xmas present for valley hockey fans this weekend, with a pair of games featuring the Golden Rockets and Columbia Valley Rockies in a home-and-home series.  Action got underway Friday night in Invermere where the southern club, after surrendering an initial goal, recovered and rolled […]

Rockets Action Summary – Strong Third Period Comeback Gains Valuable Point

Tuesday, Dec.13th, 2022   Kimberley 4  Rockets 3      A hometown Dynamiter crowd of just under 500 were anticipating a repeat of last Saturday’s Nitro’s win, but a gritty Rockets third period comeback forced overtime before a winner was decided.      Kimberley held most of the play through the first two periods of […]

Rockets Action Summary – Weekend Split For Rockets

     A home-and-home series between the Rockets and the Ghostriders saw each team utilize their home-ice advantage, as the two teams split the two weekend games.  While Saturday’s contest in Fernie saw a bushel-full of goals, Friday’s matchup was a ’nail-biter’…………… Friday, Dec.2nd, 2022  Rockets 3  Fernie 2      It was a classic […]

Rockets Action Summary – Rockets Family Weekend Ends On High Note

     The annual Rockets’ Family Weekend celebration took place with a pair of home games at the Plywood Palace, where the local KickingHorse stars came away with one win and a loss.  The end of November marks the midway mark in the KIJHL regular season schedule, and the Rockets continue with their fine play………… […]

Rockets Action Summary – Rockets Grab Two of Three On The Road

     A fairly successful extended road trip to the Okanagan for the Rockets, as they came away with a pair of victories in three games against their Bill Ohlhausen Division opponents.  Plenty of excitement in every contest. Friday, Nov. 18th, 2022  Rockets 4  Princeton 3      The beginning of an important 3-game road […]

Rockets Action Summary – Rockets Outlast Bruins In Goaltending Duel

     Rockets fans were anticipating plenty of exciting action at the Plywood Palace in Saturday’s matchup against the visiting Grand Forks Border Bruins.  And both teams delivered ………… Saturday, Nov.12th, 2022  Rockets 4  Bruins 3      Before their hometown fans, Golden entered the game looking to avenge a 4-1 defeat a week prior […]