WHL: Rockets score five unanswered to sink Cougars Staff

3/15/2013 1:14:32 AM

Zach Franko scored the game-winning goal late in the second period, as the Kelowna Rockets rallied to beat the Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Thursday in WHL action.

Colton Sissons, Damon Severson, J.T. Barnett and Henrik Nyberg also scored for Kelowna who scored five unanswered goals, after falling behind 2-0 early.

Kelowna has locked up the second seed in the Western Conference, while Prince George sits four points behind the Everett Silvertips for eighth in the West.