Grizzlies check in at #3 on CJHL Top 15

The Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) announced today its Top 15 rankings to kick off the 2008-09 hockey season. The CJAHL Top 15 as of Tuesday, October 7th: 1. Humboldt Broncos (SJHL) 2. Pembroke Lumber Kings (CJHL) 3. Victoria Grizzlies (BCHL) 4. Okotoks Oilers (AJHL) 5. Waywayseecappo Wolverines (MJHL) 6. Lindsay Muskies (OJHL) 7. Fort […]

Dominant weekend nets POW honours for Zengerle

Salmon Arm Silverbacks forward Mark Zengerle is quickly dispelling any myths about needing time and patience to adjust to a new league. Zengerle was named the British Columbia Hockey League's Player of the Week on Monday after scoring or assisting on all seven of his team's goals in back-to-back weekend wins over Trail and Penticton.On […]

Hard work pays off with contract for ex-Capital Gendur

If there were a secret to gambling, we'd all be rich and casinos would have gone the way of the dinosaur years ago. But Cowichan Valley Capitals graduate Dan Gendur has some advice for would-be betters: Sometimes it pays to put your money on the long shot.Drafted 206th overall by the Vancouver Canucks in 2007, […]

Another season of Read with the Chiefs begins this week

The Langley Chiefs are excited to give back to their community and will do so with the re-launch of their very successful Read with the Chiefs program. This will be the third year since the program’s inception here in Langley and the demand has grown to match the popularity of the surging BCHL club. The […]

Vees begin new era at Events Centre

It's said that if you build it, they will come.On Saturday, hockey fans in Penticton helped further prove that thesis, turning up to the tune of 4,485 in attendance and cheering the Vees to a 4-0 win over Westside at the brand new South Okanagan Events Centre.The new building, which will house the city's Junior […]

Capitals’ forward Spencer named BCHL Player of the Week

After a slow start to the season offensively, Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Mickey Spencer has busted loose. The Gibbons, Alberta native was named the BC Hockey League's Player of the Week on Monday after tallying three goals and four assists in weekend games against Powell River and Quesnel.On Friday, Spencer struck less than a minute […]

Conference Mixer: Vipers, Mills on Coastal Swings

After three weeks of in-conference play, it's time to see how some of the Interior's top teams stack up against their Coastal competition. This weekend, the Vernon Vipers and Quesnel Millionaires will continue their trips through the Island and Mainland divisions respectively.On Thursday, the Mills began their four-game trip on a positive note, jumping out […]

Mills’ goaltender Malcolm nets scholarship to Yale

Quesnel Millionaires netminder Jeff Malcolm has already proven himself as a top-tier puck stopper in the BC Hockey League. But as it turns out, his talents extend far beyond the crease.On Wednesday, Malcolm accepted a scholarship offer to attend Yale University beginning in the fall of 2010. Yale has rich traditions in academics and athletics and a […]

Caps’ Patterson receives Marketer of the Year award

Prior to the Cowichan Valley Capitals home ice tilt with Alberni Valley on Friday night, the British Columbia Hockey League recognized Shari Patterson as the league's Marketer of the Year award winner for the 2007/08 season. Patterson, has been with the Capitals since 1996 and has served in her current role with the club for nine years, […]

Spruce Kings’ Davies commits to Quinnipiac

The Prince George Spruce Kings Junior A Hockey Club of the British Columbia Hockey League is pleased to announce that defenceman and team captain, Zach Davies has accepted a four-year scholarship to Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. Quinnipiac is an NCAA Division I school that is ranked nationally as one of the best universities to […]