Munro looks back on BCHL career and ahead to NCAA future

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography By Sheldon Lee It was not the storybook ending Jackson Munro and his Chilliwack Chiefs teammates were hoping for. Munro wrapped up a four-year BCHL career last month with a loss in a first-place showdown against the Prince George Spruce Kings, which determined the winner of the Chilliwack Pod. Despite […]

Martini reflects on 5-year, 200-game BCHL career

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography By Sheldon Lee For the Penticton Vees, it was yet another spectacular season. The club ended this year’s condensed schedule with the highest point total in the BCHL, finishing an almost-perfect season with 37 of a possible 40 points over 20 games. In those 20 games, the Vees only surrendered […]

BCHL extends partnership with InStat Hockey

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The British Columbia Hockey League has extended its partnership agreement with InStat Hockey for the 2021-2022 season. The new partnership includes a league-wide deal with the BCHL’s member teams.  InStat is used by league and federation offices, coaches, scouts and management as a data and communication tool assisting in coaching […]

2020-21 Vernon Pod Award Winners

Photo credits: Tami Quan (Tassy [Top Scorer], Serdachny, Sansbury), Lisa Mazurek (Tassy [MVP], Porter Jr.) After polling coaches and broadcasters from the three teams in the Vernon Pod, the league has determined the winners of the Vernon Pod Awards. Vernon Pod Most Valuable Player Simon Tassy (Salmon Arm Silverbacks) – 20GP – 18G – 9A […]

2020-21 Penticton Pod Award Winners

Photo credits: Cherie Morgan (Wilson, Quillan, Lane), Jack Murray (Helliwell) After polling coaches and broadcasters from the three teams in the Penticton Pod, the league has determined the winners of the Penticton Pod Awards. Penticton Pod Most Valuable Player Kaeden Lane (Penticton Vees) – 16GP – 15-1-0 – .951 SV% – 1.13 GAA – 5 […]

2020-21 Coquitlam Pod Award Winners

Photo credits: Garrett James Photography After polling coaches and broadcasters from the three teams in the Coquitlam Pod, the league has determined the winners of the Coquitlam Pod Awards. Coquitlam Pod Most Valuable Player Christian Fitzgerald (Surrey Eagles) – 19GP – 13G – 20A – 33PTS If there was also an award for the most […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Families of the Week: Vernon Pod

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods have partnered to recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Family of the Week award. Throughout the season, we will be going pod-by-pod to recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they […]

BCHL safely completes 2020-21 pod season

The BC Hockey League (BCHL) played the final game of its six-week pod season last night, completing all 160 scheduled games. Including the extended training camp season played from September to November, the league successfully completed 249 games this year. With the conclusion of the pod season schedule, five teams were crowned pod champions by […]

Warriors’ Joughin named final Player of the Week for 2020-21

Photo credit: Tami Quan West Kelowna Warriors forward Marcus Joughin has been named the FortisBC BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 11. The 19-year-old finished off his season with a bang, leading all scorers over the final week of the pod schedule with 10 points, racking up two goals and eight […]

BC Born: Talon Zakall

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Ask anyone who is lucky enough to do it, and they will tell you that getting to play junior hockey in their hometown is one of the most special experiences a young hockey player can ask for. The majority of players have to leave home at a young age to […]