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 […]

19 BCHL alumni nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Photo credits: Fighting Irish Media (Galajda), BSU Photo Services (Sillinger), Jonathan Knight Photography (Johnson) The initial list of Hobey Baker Award nominees has been released and there are 19 BCHL alumni who have been recognized. The award is given to college hockey’s top player and is based on strength of character, on-ice performance and academic […]

BCHL Podcast: Jan. 7 (Brett Stapley & Zach Michaelis)

The BCHL Podcast is back after a short break over the holidays! On this week’s episode, we chat with University of Denver senior and former Vernon Vipers forward Brett Stapley (2:30), as well as Trail Smoke Eaters forward and BCHL 1st Star of the Month for December, Zach Michaelis (13:32). Subscribe and listen: Apple Podcasts […]

NCAA Roundup: Friedmann and Crasa earn weekly conference honours

This week in the NCAA Roundup presented by Johnston Meier Insurance, two former BCHL players earned conference awards in college hockey. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week T.J. Friedmann – Senior – Quinnipiac University (Victoria Grizzlies) Friedmann led all ECAC Hockey skaters in points last week, scoring twice and dishing out a pair of assists […]

BCHL Podcast: Dec. 10 (Matthew Wood, Tristan Allen & Ethan Langenegger)

The BCHL Podcast is back with a brand-new episode! On this week’s podcast, we speak with Victoria Grizzlies forward Matthew Wood, Merritt Centennials defenceman Tristan Allen and Lake Superior State University goaltender and former Salmon Arm Silverback Ethan Langenegger. Subscribe and listen: Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts SoundCloud The BCHL Podcast is presented by Subway.

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 […]

NCAA Roundup: 7 BCHL alumni take home monthly, weekly awards

We have wrapped up the month of November, which means there were monthly awards handed out in the NCAA, in addition to the weekly honours. Seven BCHL alumni earn conference recognition and we recap it all below. Atlantic Hockey Goaltender of the Week Evan DeBrouwer – Senior – Bentley University (Nanaimo/Prince George) DeBrouwer backstopped the […]

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 […]

NCAA Roundup: Nov. 24

We are coming off a week where three BCHL alumni were honoured with conference awards, including a five-time weekly top rookie winner. ECAC Player of the Week Ethan de Jong – Senior – Quinnipiac University (Prince George Spruce Kings) de Jong put together a solid weekend for Quinnipiac, more than doubling his season’s goal production […]

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: […]