Redmond signs with Anaheim Ducks

Angus Redmond spent a full three seasons plus part of another in the BCHL with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks but his stay in NCAA hockey was not nearly as long. And it’s good news for the Langley, B.C. product as he has signed an entry-level contract with the Anaheim Ducks after just one season at […]

5 BCHL alums up for Hobey

The opening list of names for the Hobey Baker Award, given annually to the top player in NCAA hockey, has been announced and five BCHL alums are in the running. Former Coquitlam Express forward Alex Kerfoot of Harvard, Chilliwack Chiefs grad Mitch Gillam of Cornell, former Langley Rivermen standout Mario Puskarich of Vermont, former West […]

Redmond, Lucchini take POWs for MTU

When two of your players are recognized as conference players of the week, chances are it’s been a pretty good stretch of games for your team. Such is the case for Michigan Tech as BCHL alums Jake Lucchini and Angus Redmond were named the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) offensive player of the week and […]

McLain, Redmond take conference kudos

BCHL alums taking care of their respective ends of the rink and were recognized as conference players of the week for their efforts. Former Langley Rivermen captain Mitch McLain had an OT winner and two assists for Bowling Green while Salmon Arm Silverbacks alum Angus Redmond turned away 48 of 50 shots on the weekend […]

Redmond rock steady for Tech, takes WCHA nod

Getting the first two starts of his NCAA career, Angus Redmond showed he was more than equal to the task. The Salmon Arm Silverbacks alum won both games, including a shutout, as Michigan Tech swept a weekend home-and-home series against rival Northern Michigan. In Friday’s first game, Redmond stopped all 19 shots that came his […]

BCHL Playoffs: Tuesday, March 8

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) Offence was aplenty in a Game 3 showdown between the Mainland #2 Wenatchee Wild and #3 Langley Rivermen which required overtime. Kyle Stephan’s game winner 18 seconds into sudden death gave the Wild a 7-6 victory and a 2-1 lead in the series. In what was an action-filled first period, […]

Redmond remarkable on ‘Backs road trip

Salmon Arm Silverbacks goaltender Angus Redmond has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 10, the league announced Monday. Redmond led the ‘Backs to a pair of big road wins and was named 1st Star both nights. The Langley, B.C. product stopped 51 shots for his third shutout of […]

Saturday around the BCHL

Angus Redmond made 39 saves and Ross Heidt scored the winner with 6:39 to go in the third as the Salmon Arm Silverbacks became the first team to win a game in Penticton this season, a 4-2 win over the Vees. After a scoreless first, Chase Zieky opened the scoring for the ‘Backs but power-play […]

Friday around the BCHL

Justin LaForest faced a whopping 65 shots and stopped all but two of them, backstopping the Surrey Eagles to a 2-2 draw on home ice against the Prince George Spruce Kings. Jaxon Joseph opened the scoring for Surrey early in the second with his first tally in the BCHL but late in the middle frame […]