GIANTS WIN 4-2 AT HOME FRIDAY
For Immediate Release: March 3, 2023
Photo by: Rob Wilton
Langley, BC – The Giants, powered by a pair of gaols from Samuel Honzek, continued their momentum from Wednesday and topped the Victoria Royals at the LEC Friday night.
VAN: Kyren Gronick opened the scoring with his 4th of the year 1:31 into the second period.
VAN: Ty Halaburda made it 2-0 just 0:57 later off a pass that was redirected off the end boards.
VIC: With 14:01 left in the second, Teague Patton got Victoria back into the game with his 13th of the season.
VAN: Samuel Honzek shoveled home a rebound with 2:12 left in the middle frame to make it 3-1 Giants.
VIC: With 2:21 left in the game, Carter Dereniwsky scored on a bank shot while Victoria had the goalie pulled.
VAN: Honzek responded almost immediately, 0:24 seconds later he scored on a terrific individual effort for his 2nd of the night.
Final Score: Vancouver 4 – Victoria 2
Jesper Vikman: 30/32 saves for Vancouver
Braden Holt: 29/33 saves for Victoria
Vancouver Power Play: 0/4
Victoria Power Play: 0/1
1) Thorpe (VAN)
2) Patton (VIC)
3) Leslie (VAN)