Melaragni commits to Canisius

David Melaragni has been a key contributor for the Cowichan Valley Capitals and head coach Mike Vandekamp this season. This comes as no surprise to his coach since Vandekamp had Melaragni on his blueline last year when they were both with the Nanaimo Clippers and brought him over to the Capitals with him in the […]

Alumni update – Oct. 15

With the college hockey season now underway, the weekly player awards are turning up plenty of BCHL talent. There were BCHL alumni recognized this week in the NCAA’s Atlantic Hockey, ECAC Hockey and NCHC conferences as Nick Hutchinson (Canisius), Cole Maier (Union) and Patrick Newell (St. Cloud State) all shone on the ice for their […]

Mastrodonato signs with Griffs

As one of the youngest players on an Alberni Valley Bulldogs roster which is the youngest in the league, Keaton Mastodonato has had responsibility put on his shoulders sooner than most. But the Powell River native is thriving in his role and has earned himself an NCAA future at Canisius College. The 2000-born forward is […]

Stief takes offer to Canisius

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) Being a force at both ends of the ice has rewards, including the chance to play at both ends of the continent. Prince George Spruce Kings defenceman Matthew Stief has committed to playing for NCAA Div. I Canisius College of the Atlantic Hockey Association (AHA) for 2016-17. A native […]