Defensive Award

header defensiveAwarded to one player from each conference who has been judged by British Columbia Hockey League coaches to be the most outstanding performer at his position during the regular season.

Past winners of the trophy are:

2018Cooper Zech, Wenatchee Wild*Awarded to one BCHL player
2017Jake Stevens, Victoria Grizzlies*Awarded to one BCHL player
2016Dante Fabbro, Penticton Vees*Awarded to one BCHL player
2015Andrew Farny, Salmon Arm Silverbacks*Awarded to one BCHL player
2014Brett Beauvais, Penticton Vees*Awarded to one BCHL player
2013Devon Toews, Surrey EaglesTroy Stecher, Penticton Vees
2012Craig Dalrymple, Powell River KingsMike Reilly, Penticton Vees
2011Justin Dasilva, Powell River KingsJoey Laleggia, Penticton Vees
2010Mat Bodie, Powell River Kings
Jordan Heywood, Victoria Grizzlies
Brendan Ellis, Westside Warriors
2009Zach Currie, Cowichan Valley CapitalsJustin Schultz, Westside Warriors
2008Matt Irwin, Nanaimo ClippersJustin Schultz, Westside Warriors
2007Matt Irwin, Nanaimo ClippersDeron Cousens, Penticton Vees
2006Michael Wakita, Powell River KingsAndy Zulyniak, Vernon Vipers
TJ Miller, Penticton Vees
2005Jason Garrison, Nanaimo ClippersAndy Zulyniak, Vernon Vipers
2004Doug Krantz, Alberni Valley BulldogsCraig Switzer, Salmon Arm SilverBacks
2003Brandon Janes, Alberni Valley BulldogsJonathan Sigalet, Salmon Arm SilverBacks
2002Nathan Oystrick, Surrey EaglesBrad Farynuk, Vernon Vipers
2001Dale Lupul, Burnaby BulldogsDuncan Keith, Penticton Panthers
2000Rob Marshall, Chilliwack ChiefsDave Keough, Prince George Spruce Kings
1999Don Nichols, Chilliwack ChiefsBrad Fast, Prince George Spruce Kings
1998Jacob Ficenec, Surrey EaglesTravis Roche, Trail Smoke Eaters
1997Jim Gattoliat, Cowichan Valley CapitalsSteve McCarthy, Trail Smoke Eaters
1996Mark Filipenko, Penticton Panthers*Awarded to one BCHL player
1995Dennis Pinfold, Bellingham Ice Hawks*Awarded to one BCHL player
1994Todd McCave, Bellingham Ice HawksMartin Lapointe, Penticton Panthers
1993Rob Milliken, Victoria WarriorsJeff Tory, Penticton Panthers
1992Taso Sofikitis, Bellingham Ice HawksJeff Tory, Penticton Panthers
1991Derry Menard, New Westminster RoyalsJason Hehr, Kelowna Spartans
1987Campbell Blair, Vernon Lakers*Awarded to one BCHL player
1979Gary Nylund, Delta Suns*Awarded to one BCHL player
1976Terry Anaka, Vernon Vikings*Awarded to one BCHL player
1975Brian McAllister, Bellingham Blazers*Awarded to one BCHL player