NFL, MLB, CFL stats

Royals Battle Past Cougars in Shootout

September 29, 2019 - Western Hockey League (WHL) - Victoria Royals News Release

Victoria, BC - The Victoria Royals edged the Prince George Cougars 3-2 in a shootout as forward Gary Haden scored the winner, while goaltender Shane Farkas stopped three of the four attempts he faced.

Game Summary

Gamesheet -

Game Galleries -


Royals - Keanu Derungs 1g-0a, Carson Miller 1g-0a, Logan Doust 0g-1a, Brandon Cutler 0g-1a, Graeme Bryks 0g-1a, Jacob Herauf 0g-1a.

Prince George -Ryan Schoettler 1g-1a, Ethan Browne 1g-0a, Josh Maser 0g-1a, Rhett Rhinehart 0g-1a.


Royals - Shane Farkas (W) - 65:00 mins, 25 saves on 27 shots.

Prince George - Taylor Gauthier (SOL) - 65:00 mins, 31 saves on 33 shots.


Royals - 1/3=33.3%.

Prince George - 1/4=25.0%.


Home Sweet Home: With the victory, the Royals have now won 10 consecutive home games vs. the Cougars. Victoria's last loss to Prince George at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre came on December 27, 2017.

First as a Royal: Royals' defenceman Jacob Herauf, along with forward Graeme Bryks both registered their first point as a member of the team when they assisted on Carson Miller's goal.

Encore: For the second straight game, both of Victoria's goals were scored by Keanu Derungs and Carson Miller. Last night, Miller scored first, while Derunges tallied the second marker.

Hitting the Road: Victoria will now head out on the road for a contest against the Seattle Thunderbirds on Saturday, October 5th. Pucks drop is scheduled for 6:05 p.m.

Back Home: The Royals return home on Wednesday, October 9th when they host the Everett Silvertips at 7:05 p.m. at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Select Your Tickets box office, over the phone by calling 250-220-7777, or online at

• Discuss this story on the Western Hockey League message board...

Western Hockey League Stories from September 29, 2019

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.

Other Recent Victoria Royals Stories

Sports Statistics from the Stats Crew