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  • Rockets select Thurkauf with 59th pick in CHL import draft

    The Kelowna Rockets have selected 18-year-old Calvin Thurkauf as their first-round pick (59th overall) in Tuesday's Canadian Hockey League import draft.  Read More
  • Rockets pick one in CHL Euro draft

    The Kelowna Rockets will likely select a forward with their lone pick in Tuesday's  Canadian Hockey League Import draft.

    The Rockets have the 59th pick overall.

    GM Bruce Hamilton doesn't anticipate getting a top six forward in the draft.

    "He would have to be a special player to be in our top six for next year for the group that we have coming back.  We are just hoping we can get a young guy like Soustal that can come in and work his way into being a pretty good player for us."

    The Rockets have one spot available to make a selection with the departure of Leon Draisaitl. Read More
  • Good weekend for Rockets' Merkley and Stephens

    It was a good weekend for a pair of Kelowna Rockets. Read More

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Kelowna Falcons News

  • Falcons announce new Head Coach
    A new head coach will lead the Kelowna Falcons during the 2014 West Coast League season.The club has announced Billy Clontz as their 10th Head Coach in franchise history.The Corvallis, Oregon native and former WCL player spent three ... Read More...
  • Kelowna kids to learn from Blue Jays legends
    Some of the greatest Toronto Blue Jays players in the history of the team will be in Kelowna this week. The Kelowna Falcons will welcome the Jays to Elks Stadium this Thursday for the annual Honda Super Camp. For three ... Read More...
  • Season ends for Falcons
    The Kelowna Falcons closed out the 2013 season on a winning note.The Falcons wrapped up the season with an 8 - 3 victory over the defending West Coast League champion Wenatchee Applesox, winning the three-game series.During the seventh ... Read More...

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