Galajda grabs BCHLPOW honours

Victoria Grizzlies goalie Matthew Galajda has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 19, the league announced Monday. Galajda stopped 86 of 89 shots while picking up a win and a shutout as the Grizzlies split the first two games of the Island finals against Powell River. The native […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Saturday, March 18

Matthew Galajda made all 30 saves and Cole Pickup notched a pair of goals for the Victoria Grizzlies in a 4-0 home win over the Powell River Kings that evens the Island finalsĀ at 1-1. Nico Somerville’s goal early in the first period proved to be all the offensive support Galajda required on the night. In […]

Betts busts out, earns BCHL POW nod

Powell River Kings forward Kyle Betts has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 8, the league announced Monday. Betts racked up nine points on five goals and four helpers as the Kings won twice on home ice. The native of Flesherton, Ont. started out with two goals and […]

Pickup will play for Nebraska-Omaha

Cole Pickup grabbed the early BCHL headlines this season, helping the Victoria Grizzlies to a nice start while racing out to the early scoring lead. Now he’s getting ink again, as he’s committed to play NCAA Div. I hockey next season at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Pickup, who has eight goals and 10 assists in […]

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 […]