Czechs’ late goal upends Canada West

BONNYVILLE, Alta. (December 14, 2016) – A Kristian Reichel top corner tally proved to be the only goal of the shootout as the Czech Republic stunned Canada West 4-3 Wednesday evening in quarter-final action at the World Junior A Challenge in Bonnyville, Alta. With the result, the Czech Republic (2-1) advances to a semifinal match-up […]

Russia evens TCW record at 1-1

BONNYVILLE, Alta. (December 12, 2016) –  A pair of early third period goals by Russia helped them break open a tie game as they went on to defeat Canada West 5-3 Monday evening in Day 2 play at the World Junior A Challenge Bonnyville, Alta. Russia came out quickly grabbing a 2-0 lead after 20 […]

TCW opens WJAC with a W

  (JASON LA ROSE, HOCKEY CANADA) BONNYVILLE, Alta. – Cale Makar (Calgary, Alta./Brooks, AJHL) became the first defenceman in World Junior A Challenge history to record five points in a game, scoring twice and adding three assists to lead Canada West to a tournament-opening 6-2 win over Switzerland on Sunday night. The Canadian captain had […]

11 BCHLers will suit up

Hockey Canada and the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) have announced the Team Canada West roster for the World Junior A Challenge (WJAC) happening Dec. 11 to 17 in Bonnyville, Alta. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE COMPLETE ROSTER By league, there are 11 players from the BCHL, five from the Albert Junior Hockey League (AJHL), […]

Invitees announced for tryout camps

CALGARY, Alta. – Working in partnership with Hockey Canada, the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL) has extended invitations to 100 players from across the country to selection camps in advance of the 2016 World Junior A Challenge. In Leduc, Alta., 60 players will gather Dec. 5 to 8 to take part in intrasquad games and […]