Week in Review:
Saturday, September 24th, 2011 vs. Prince George Cougars – 1-0 Loss
The Kamloops Blazers opened the 2011-12 regular season with a 1-0 loss at home Saturday night. The Blazers had many great scoring chances, but couldn’t beat goaltender Drew Owsley. Goaltender Cam Lanigan played well for the Blazers, but allowed one goal he would have wanted back. Despite the loss, the Blazers out chanced the Cougars and outshot the Cougars 32-25 in the end. The Blazers were 0-for-7 on the power play and finished 5-for-5 on the penalty kill.
TRU Blazer Night on Friday, September 30th
This Friday, the Kamloops Blazers are hosting the second annual TRU night. Tickets for TRU students are only $10!
Included in the game ticket:
– TRU Student $10 tickets all season
– Paul Filek playing in the Parkside Lounge 2nd intermission and postgame – 19+ and included in game ticket
– No cover charge at Cactus Jacks and Commodore with game ticket
– TRU Students who purchase tickets are eligible for prize draws to win: night in the Molson Rocks Box, Sun Peaks lift passes, GCs to local businesses
– TRU Cheerleaders and mascot in attendance
– A&W Teen Burger Night
Celebrating 30 Years of Junior Hockey
The Blazers are celebrating 30 years of junior hockey in Kamloops this season. Everyday leading up to the 2011-12 regular season, blazerhockey.com recapped a season of hockey in Kamloops dating back to 1981-82. To take a look at the history of the Kamloops franchise, CLICK HERE.
Check out the promotional events schedule throughout the 2011-12 WHL season. CLICK HERE for the schedule.
+/- – Many Players (Even)
PIM – Matthew Needham (6)
GAA – Cam Lanigan (1.02)
SV % – Cam Lanigan (.960)
J.T. Barnett, Lower Body, Day-to-Day
Monday, September 26th, Practice 2-4pm, ISC
Tuesday, September 27th, Practice 2-4pm, ISC
Wednesday, September 28th, Practice 2-4pm, ISC
Thursday, September 29th, Practice 2-4pm, ISC
Friday, September 30th, Blazers vs. Vancouver Giants, 7pm ISC
Saturday, October 1st, Practice 10am-12pm, ISC
Sunday, October 2nd, Blazers vs. Victoria Royals, 6pm ISC
Monday, October 3rd, TBA