Alberni Valley’s Oakes named Executive of the Year

Alberni Valley Bulldogs’ President and Governor Andy Oakes has been named the British Columbia Hockey League’s Executive of the Year, the league announced at its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, June 6th. Oakes’s contributions to the BCHL over the past year include service as the Chair of the league’s Franchise and Strategic Planning Committee. He […]

Winkler, Man. to host 2009 CJHL Prospects Game

Scouts from Canadian and American universities, and the NHL will catch a glimpse of the Canadian Junior Hockey League’s top young players at the Annual CJHL Prospects Game this coming December 7th to 9th in Winkler, Manitoba. The city of Winkler, Manitoba in partnership with the Manitoba Junior Hockey League will host the 2009 CJHL […]

Warriors’ Howell accepts coaching job at U. of Calgary

The Westside Warriors are very pleased to announce that their first and only coach to date, Mark Howell, has accepted the position of Head Coach at the University of Calgary, which competes in the CIS. Mark was hired three years ago and has helped to build the program into one of the top franchises in […]

Millionaires appoint Watson as Head Coach and GM

The Quesnel Millionaires Junior A Hockey Club is pleased to announce the hiring of Glen Watson as the team's new Head Coach and General Manager. Watson has signed a four-year contract with a one-year option effective June 1, 2009. A native of Smithers, B.C , Watson brings to the Millionaires more than twelve years of […]

Timberwolves announce hiring of Dupas as Head Coach

The Williams Lake Timberwolves Junior A Hockey Club is pleased to announce the hiring of Dave Dupas as the team's new head coach. Dupas has signed a two-year contract for the 2009/10 and 2010/11 seasons.Dupas brings to the Timberwolves more than 10 years of head coaching experience at the Junior A, Junior B, Semi-Pro, BC […]

Bulldogs add Bryan Vines to coaching staff

The Alberni Valley Bulldogs are pleased to announce the hiring of Bryan Vines as the club's Assistant General Manager and Assistant Coach. Vines joins the Bulldogs after serving last season as the Assistant Coach for the Miami University-Ohio RedHawks, while working towards his Masters Degree. Vines was an instrumental part of the RedHawks history-making championship […]

Centennials name Bouchard new Head Coach and GM

The Merritt Centennials have appointed Joey Bouchard as the team’s new head coach and general manager, the club announced Tuesday. Bouchard joins the Centennials from the Northwest Junior Hockey League’s Whitecourt Wolverines, who he led to a league championship and provincial silver medal during the 2008/09 season. Prior to his two seasons in Whitecourt, the […]

Surrey Eagles tabs Erhart for assistant coaching post

The Surrey Eagles are pleased to announce the hiring of former Eagle Matt Erhart as Assistant Coach and Director of Scouting for the club commencing May 1st, 2009.Erhart joined the Eagles as a player in 1997 and won the Royal Bank Cup with the team a year later. His hard work and dedication procured him a scholarship […]

Warriors’ Gehon, Quinn earn scholarships to Fairbanks

The Westside Warriors are pleased to announce that a pair of players have received scholarship commitment from the University of Alaska Fairbanks.Forward Chad Gehon, who came to the Warriors in a trade from the Trail Smoke Eaters in January, will head to Fairbanks for the 2009/10 season. Gehon finished in the top 20 in BCHL […]

Vernon Vipers capture 2009 RBC Cup with 2-0 victory over Broncos

The Vernon Vipers are Canada's Junior A hockey champions for a record-setting fifth time.The Vipers received power-play goals from Braden Pimm and Kyle Bigos and a shutout performance from netminder Andrew Hammond on Sunday in a 2-0 RBC Cup-clinching victory over the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League's Humboldt Broncos.The game remained scoreless until the 12:33 mark […]