Eddy, Hedquist, Schleppe named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Victoria Grizzlies forward Connor Eddy, Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender Hobie Hedquist and Langley Rivermen forward Tyler Schleppe have been named the BCHL 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Connor Eddy (F) – Victoria Grizzlies In their first game in nearly two weeks, the Grizzles took a thrilling 6-5 […]

NCAA Roundup: 3 alumni recognized with weekly awards

In this week’s NCAA Roundup presented by Johnston Meier Insurance, we highlight three BCHL alumni who were recognized with weekly awards. Atlantic Hockey Player of the Week Eric Butte – Senior – Army West Point (Langley Rivermen) Butte had his best two-game stretch of the season against Canisius last weekend, scoring a pair of goals […]

7 current and future BCHL players listed on Central Scouting Midterm Rankings

Photo credits: Garrett James Photography (Littler, Jugnauth, Hedquist, Dyck), Jack Murray (Hopkins) NHL Central Scouting released its midterm rankings today and there are six current BCHL players who made the cut. Five players from the league were named to the North American skaters list, while one other made the grade on the North American goalies […]

NCAA Roundup: Dec. 9

On this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance, we take a closer look at the six BCHL alumni that earned weekly conference awards earlier this week. NCHC Forward of the Week Brett Stapley – Senior – University of Denver (Vernon Vipers) Stapley had a huge weekend to power Denver to a sweep of […]

Kent Johnson named to Team Canada World Junior selection camp

Photo credit: Jonathan Knight Photography BCHL alumnus Kent Johnson is one of 35 players named to Team Canada’s selection camp for the 2022 World Junior Championships Dec. 9 to 12 in Calgary, Alta. The former Trail Smoke Eater is in his sophomore season at the University of Michigan where he is second in scoring in […]

BCHL Podcast: Nov. 19 (Hobie Hedquist, Carter Wilkie & Tom Williamson)

On today’s episode, we talk to Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender Hobie Hedquist (3:12), Rochester Institute of Technology freshman and former Chilliwack Chief and West Kelowna Warrior Carter Wilkie (12:27), as well as Tom Williamson who played in the BCHL from 1966 to 1968 for the Vernon Blades and the Vernon Essos (27:31). Subscribe and listen: […]

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 […]

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 […]

7 BCHL players listed as Players to Watch by NHL Central Scouting

NHL Central Scouting released its initial Players to Watch list ahead of the 2022 NHL Entry draft and there are seven current BCHL players on the list. Michael Abgrall (Surrey), Eli Barnet (Victoria), Ethan Bono (Alberni Valley), Emanuelson Charbonneau (Alberni Valley), Ryan Hopkins (Penticton), Tyson Jugnauth (West Kelowna) and Joshua Niedermayer (Penticton) were listed as […]

BCHL Podcast: Sep. 23 (Wade MacLeod, Quinn Emerson & Mirko Buttazzoni)

The BCHL Podcast is back with the first episode of the 2021-22 season! On this week’s episode we speak with former Merritt Centennial and Northeastern University forward Wade MacLeod (3:28) who shares the story of his courageous battle with brain cancer and his return to pro hockey after taking three years off. We also talk […]