NCAA Roundup: Nine alums earn weekly, monthly NCAA honours

Over the past week, nine former BCHL players were honoured with weekly and monthly awards in the NCAA, including a Vernon Vipers alumnus who was named conference Player of the Month, Forward of the Week and National Player of the Month. We recap it all in this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. […]

Panetta, Fraser, Bidewell named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Salmon Arm Silverbacks forward Daniel Panetta, Nanaimo Clippers forward Tristan Fraser and Cowichan Valley Capitals goaltender McCoy Bidewell have been named the BCHL 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Daniel Panetta (F) – Salmon Arm Silverbacks Panetta led all BCHL goal scorers last week with five tallies over […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Families of the Month: November

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods are proud to once again recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Families of the Month award. Throughout the season, the league will recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they do […]

NCAA Roundup: Friedmann and Crasa earn weekly conference honours

This week in the NCAA Roundup presented by Johnston Meier Insurance, two former BCHL players earned conference awards in college hockey. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week T.J. Friedmann – Senior – Quinnipiac University (Victoria Grizzlies) Friedmann led all ECAC Hockey skaters in points last week, scoring twice and dishing out a pair of assists […]

MacDonald, Jeffery, Johnson named 3 Stars of the Week

Vernon Vipers forward Cameron MacDonald, Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Adam Jeffery and Cranbrook Bucks forward Johnny Johnson have been named the BCHL’s 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Cameron MacDonald (F) – Vernon Vipers The Vipers were the final team to make their Showcase debut last week, but MacDonald made sure the scouts […]

BCHL Next Generation: Cowichan Valley Capitals

In the weeks leading up to the start of the 2021-22 regular season, we will be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the upcoming year. This will include recaps of offseason commitments and acquisitions, as well as scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Cowichan Valley Capitals. The Caps finished […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Families of the Week (Alberni Pod)

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods have partnered to recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Family of the Week award. Throughout the season, we will be going pod-by-pod to recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they […]

Pod Preview: Port Alberni

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography (Pearson, Naylor, DiPaolo) We continue our look around the five BCHL pods and put the focus on the Port Alberni Pod, featuring the Alberni Valley Bulldogs, Cowichan Valley Capitals, Nanaimo Clippers and Victoria Grizzlies. Alberni Valley Bulldogs Record: 2019-20: 26-28-2-2 2020-21 exhibition: 6-7-1-1 Key returning players: G Luke Pearson F […]

NCAA Roundup: Weekly and monthly conference award handed out to BCHL alums

It’s the first week of the month, so that means we have both weekly and monthly NCAA conference awards to sift through. Two BCHL alums have grabbed monthly awards and another six took home weekly honours. ECAC Hockey Player of the Month Odeen Tufto – Senior – Quinnipiac University (Vernon Vipers) Tufto continues to pile […]

6 BCHL alums named to Mike Richter Award Watch List

The NCAA announced its Mike Richter Award Watch List today and six former BCHL goaltenders are in the running for the trophy. The Richter award is handed out to the NCAA’s top goaltender each year. The BCHL alums on the list are: Michael Corson – Junior – Niagara University (Cowichan Valley Capitals) Corson transferred from […]