Grizzlies host sock toss on Saturday

The Revelstoke Grizzlies are hosting its annual sock toss during Saturday's home game against the Golden Rockets.

The Revelstoke Grizzlies are hosting its annual sock toss during Saturday’s home game against the Golden Rockets.

Fans are being asked to bring socks or toques to the rink. When the Grizzlies score its first goal, fans are asked to toss their goods to the ice. All donations will go the Community Connections Food Bank.

The Grizzlies will be looking to get back on the winning track Saturday after falling 4-2 to the North Okanagan Knights Wednesday night at the Forum. The teams scored twice each in the first period, with Darnel St. Pierre and Michael Roberts scoring for Revelstoke.

In the second and third Revelstoke dominated on the shot clock but it was North Okanagan who put the puck in the net, scoring two similar goals only 42 seconds apart late in the second period for the 4-2 win.