Cruikshank earns NCHC rookie honour

Former Penticton Vees captain and current Colorado College Tigers forward Grant Cruikshank has been named the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Rookie of the Week. In his college hockey debut on Saturday, the 20-year-old from Delafield, Wisc. had a goal and an assist in the Tigers 10-2 win at Alaska Anchorage. In the rematch the […]

Ross heading home to Colorado College next season

Surrey Eagles defenceman Jackson Ross will return to his home state next year as he has committed to play for the Colorado College Tigers in 2018-19. Before making the jump to play hockey in B.C., Ross,who is from Denver, played two years for Cherry Creek High in Colorado. The 20-year-old has played two full seasons […]

Cruikshank commits to Colorado College next season

Penticton Vees forward Grant Cruikshank has committed to play for the Colorado College Tigers for the 2018-19 season. Cruikshank’s 2017-18 season was unfortunately cut short after he broke his ankle in a Dec. 8 game against the West Kelowna Warriors, but he still managed 11 goals and 10 assists for 21 points in 25 games. […]

Pochipinski inks with Tigers

Everything has gone up for Cowichan Capitals forward Ty Pochipinski in his second BCHL season and he’s parlayed those increases into a future in NCAA hockey. He’s tripled his goals and assist totals and doubled his penalty minutes and now he’s gained a scholarship to Colorado College, which just so happens to be in his […]

More NCAA awards for BCHL grads

The holiday break did nothing to interrupt the fine work being done in NCAA hockey by several BCHL grads. Chilliwack Chiefs alum Aidan Pelino of Bentley University was named the Atlantic Hockey Association goalie of the month while his teammate and former Trail Smoke Eaters standout Luke Santerno was named the conference’s rookie of the […]

Flanagan heading to Colorado College

After one season in the BCHL, Langley Rivermen defenceman Mckay Flanagan is heading back to the U.S. for his college hockey career. The Rivermen announced on May 10 that the native of Ridgefield, Conn. has committed to the Colorado College Tigers, an NCAA Div.I program in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC). The 20-year old rookie was an important piece […]

Mokhtari to play at Colorado College

Playing in one of the toughest conferences in NCAA hockey, Colorado College has bolstered its lineup with more and more BCHL talent. The latest name to join the ranks of recruited players to the Tigers is Victoria Grizzlies forward Keyvan Mokhtari, who is committed for the 2018-19 season. Mokhtari authored 19 goals and 17 assists […]

Conzo commits to Colorado College

Troy Conzo has moved progressively further west in his Junior hockey journey and in the west is where he’ll stay as he moves to the college ranks. The product of Nesconset, N.Y., on Long Island, went to New Jersey, Des Moines, Iowa and then Wenatchee where he’s been for the past three seasons. This fall, […]

Caps’ Kehoe commits to Tigers

It’s been almost two months since Kade Kehoe last played a competitive game but he knows there will be plenty more in his future now that he’s locked up an NCAA Div. I commitment for next season. The Cowichan Valley Capitals forward will play at Colorado College starting this fall. The native of Saskatoon led […]

Halloran lands ride to CC

Prior to the start of the season, Trail Smoke Eaters coach Nick Deschenes suspected first-year BCHLer Nick Halloran would be a key component to the team’s offence. Turns out he was right on the money. Halloran leads the team with 20 goals and 35 points and that prompted Colorado College to come calling. The product of […]