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: […]

NCAA Roundup: 3 alums earn weekly honours

Photo credits: BSU Photo Services (Sillinger), Fighting Irish Media (Galajda) Last week in the NCAA, there were three former BCHL players who took home weekly honours in their respective conference. Hockey East Player of the Week Nick Poisson – Sophomore – Providence College (Prince George Spruce Kings) Poisson amassed five assists over two games last […]

BC Born: John Herrington

Presented by Chevrolet. +++ Photo credit: Garrett James Photography John Herrington is a small-town kid with big-time talent. Long before he made his mark with the Prince George Spruce Kings, he started playing hockey in his hometown of Hudson’s Hope, located in northern B.C. with a population of just over 1,000 people. “There’s no Tim […]

BCHL Podcast: Nov. 12 (Taylor Ward, Ajeet Gundarah & Massimo Rizzo)

On this week’s episode of the BCHL Podcast, we catch up with former Penticton Vees forward, University of Nebraska-Omaha senior and reigning national Player of the Month Taylor Ward (2:41). We also speak to Langley Rivermen goaltender Ajeet Gundarah (16:50), who is tied for the league lead with a .936 save percentage and University of […]

BCHL Podcast: Oct. 8 (Chris Hebb, Tyson Dyck & Ryan Tattle)

The regular season starts tonight! We tee up the start of the league’s 60th Anniversary campaign with a brand-new episode of the podcast. Today’s guests include BCHL Commissioner Chris Hebb (3:13), Cranbrook Bucks forward Tyson Dyck (16:54) and Coquitlam Express forward Ryan Tattle (26:40). Listen and subscribe: Apple Podcasts Spotify Google Podcasts SoundCloud To visit […]

BCHL Podcast: Sep. 23 (Wade MacLeod, Quinn Emerson & Mirko Buttazzoni)

The BCHL Podcast is back with the first episode of the 2021-22 season! On this week’s episode we speak with former Merritt Centennial and Northeastern University forward Wade MacLeod (3:28) who shares the story of his courageous battle with brain cancer and his return to pro hockey after taking three years off. We also talk […]

BCHL Podcast: NHL Draft Preview Part 2 (Serdachny, Rubin, Lemay & Roukounakis)

Photo credits: Tami Quan (Serdachny, Lemay), Dan Hickling (Rubin, Roukounakis) The BCHL’s 2021 NHL Draft coverage is presented by Chevrolet. +++ We continue our NHL Draft coverage on the BCHL Podcast with Part 2 of our preview featuring interviews with another four BCHL players listed on Central Scouting’s final rankings. On today’s show, we speak with […]

NHL Draft Profile: Nick Roukounakis

Photo credit: Dan Hickling For the second year in a row, the NHL Draft will be held virtually, this time on Jul. 23 and 24. This year, there are nine current, former and future BCHL players that made NHL Central Scouting’s final rankings. Leading up to the draft, we will be speaking with the prospects […]

NHL Draft Profile: Joaquim Lemay

Photo credit: Tami Quan For the second year in a row, the NHL Draft will be held virtually, this time on Jul. 23 and 24. This year, there are nine current, former and future BCHL players that made NHL Central Scouting’s final rankings. Leading up to the draft, we will be speaking with the prospects […]