NCAA Roundup: Silye and Bavaro recognized with weekly honours

Another week, another two BCHL alumni earning recognition in the NCAA with weekly conference awards. We recap it all in the NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. +++ CCHA Forward of the Week David Silye – Sophomore – Minnesota State University (Nanaimo/Penticton) Silye recorded his first-career hat trick to power Minnesota State to a […]

Silye’s Showcase experience paved way to NCAA

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Penticton Vees forward David Silye is now in his fourth season in the BCHL, which means he’s been around for three Showcase events prior to this year. The native of Arnprior, Ont. wasn’t able to play his first go-around when he was with the Nanaimo Clippers, but despite that, he […]

Playoff recap – March 9

The Penticton Vees came into tonight’s Game 5 with their backs against the wall, on the brink of elimination, trailing 3-1 in their opening-round series to the Cowichan Valley Capitals. In a must-win game, they needed their top players to step up and that’s exactly what they did. Team captain Massimo Rizzo had two goals […]

Cents vs. Vees

Tonight – Merritt Centennials (31-15-4-3) at Penticton Vees (34-14-3-2) 7 p.m. at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings This is the sixth and final meetings of the season between the teams and Penticton has taken all five previous meetings by a combined […]

Vees vs. Wild

Tonight – Penticton Vees (20-8-1-2) at Wenatchee Wild (19-10-2-0) 7 p.m. at Toyota Town Center in Wenatchee Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The only other previous meeting this season took place on Nov. 28 when Wenatchee got goals from Matt Gosiewski, AJ Hodges, Christophe Fillion and Chad Sasaki […]

Brushett earns POW

Powell River Kings forward Ryan Brushett has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 25, the league announced Monday. Brushett was all over the scoresheet in Powell River’s three home wins last week, totaling five goals and three assists over that stretch. The 20-year-old native of Verdun, Que. had […]

Vees vs. Vipers

Tonight – Penticton Vees (10-6-1-2) at Vernon Vipers (8-6-4-2) 7 p.m. at Kal Tire Place in Vernon Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The teams split a home-and-home series in early October. Jack Barnes, Ryan Sandelin and James Miller each scored and Jack LaFontaine only had to make 13 saves […]

Cents vs. Vees

Tonight – Merritt Centennials (12-8-0-0) at Penticton Vees (9-6-0-2) 7 p.m. at South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings This will already be the fourth meeting of the season between the teams, with Penticton winning all three previous. On Sept. 28, Brendan Harrogate had […]

Express vs. Vees

Tonight – Coquitlam Express (11-5-1-0) at Penticton Vees (8-5-0-1) 7 p.m. at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings This is the first meeting of the season between the two teams. Last year, the Vees won both regular-season meetings and also swept the Express […]

Miller named BCHLPOW

Penticton Vees defenceman James Miller has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 14, the league announced Monday. The 20-year-old from Spruce Grove, Alta. finished the week with six points (3-3-6) in three games as the Vees won twice and lost once in a shootout. On Wednesday, Miller potted […]