60th Anniversary Spotlight: 1961-1969

As we celebrate the BC Hockey League’s 60th Anniversary season, we will take a look back at the past and celebrate the teams and people that made this league what it is today. This week, we go all the way back to the start to cover the league’s infancy in the 1960s. +++ Today, British […]

BCHL makes schedule changes due to province’s flooding and transportation issues

Due to flooding in Merritt and in the Fraser Valley and the closures of major highways throughout the province, the BC Hockey League has made changes to its upcoming schedule. Eight games this weekend will be postponed, while another two regional games will be added to the schedule. Postponed: Date Teams Location Friday, Nov. 19 […]

NCAA Roundup: 3 alums earn weekly honours

Photo credits: BSU Photo Services (Sillinger), Fighting Irish Media (Galajda) Last week in the NCAA, there were three former BCHL players who took home weekly honours in their respective conference. Hockey East Player of the Week Nick Poisson – Sophomore – Providence College (Prince George Spruce Kings) Poisson amassed five assists over two games last […]

BC Born: John Herrington

Presented by Chevrolet. +++ Photo credit: Garrett James Photography John Herrington is a small-town kid with big-time talent. Long before he made his mark with the Prince George Spruce Kings, he started playing hockey in his hometown of Hudson’s Hope, located in northern B.C. with a population of just over 1,000 people. “There’s no Tim […]

Donaldson, Mackenzie, Gartner named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Nanaimo Clippers forward Sean Donaldson, Coquitlam Express goaltender Connor Mackenzie and Cranbrook Bucks goaltender Evan Gartner have been named the BCHL 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Sean Donaldson (F) – Nanaimo Clippers Donaldson continued his impressive streak to start the season, scoring three times and adding five […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Families of the Month

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods are proud to once again recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Families of the Month award. Throughout the season, the league will recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they do […]

BCHL Podcast: Nov. 12 (Taylor Ward, Ajeet Gundarah & Massimo Rizzo)

On this week’s episode of the BCHL Podcast, we catch up with former Penticton Vees forward, University of Nebraska-Omaha senior and reigning national Player of the Month Taylor Ward (2:41). We also speak to Langley Rivermen goaltender Ajeet Gundarah (16:50), who is tied for the league lead with a .936 save percentage and University of […]

NCAA Roundup: 7 alumni claim weekly awards

The NCAA season is in full swing and BCHL alumni have been consistently producing since the puck was dropped last month. Last week was no different as seven former BCHL players claimed weekly awards in their respective conferences. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week Ben Berard – Junior – Cornell University (Powell River Kings) Berard […]

Hedquist, Dyck, Bar Lev Wise named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender Hobie Hedquist, Cranbrook Bucks forward Tyson Dyck and West Kelowna Warriors forward Elan Bar Lev Wise have been named the BCHL’s 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star of the Week – Hobie Hedquist (G) – Alberni Valley Bulldogs Hedquist earned back-to-back shutouts last week in […]

Nadeau, Wood get Team Canada U17 call

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Penticton Vees forward Bradley Nadeau and Victoria Grizzlies forward Matthew Wood have been selected to represent Team Canada in the Capital City Challenge Under-17 tournament Nov. 26 to Dec. 1 in Ottawa, Ont. Canada will be split into three teams, Team Black, Red and White and will compete against each […]