BCHL Playoff recap – Thursday, March 22

Kyle Johnson had a goal and two helpers to lift the Prince George Spruce Kings to a 4-1 win over the Surrey Eagles that extends the Mainland Division final to a sixth game. The Spruce Kings captain opened the scoring in the first period with his fourth goal of the playoffs and PG was up […]

Series preview – Eagles vs. Spruce Kings

#3 Surrey Eagles vs. #1 Prince George Spruce Kings Game one – Friday, March 16 – 7 p.m. at Rolling Mix Concrete Arena in Prince George TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Season Series The lower-seed Eagles took 10 of a possible 16 points from the Spruce Kings in eight meetings this season. Prince George won […]

Chapman’s stingy play earns him BCHLPOW

Victoria Grizzlies goaltender Kurtis Chapman has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 11, the league announced Monday. After going down 3-0 in their first-round series with the Alberni Valley Bulldogs, Chapman backstopped the Grizzlies to four straight wins to complete the comeback Sunday afternoon and advance to the […]

BCHL playoff recap – Friday, March 9

The Surrey Eagles are moving on to the next round as Matthew Campese scored 34 seconds into overtime to give his team a 5-4 win over the Langley Rivermen in a wild, back-and-forth game six in Surrey. Although Campese got the winner, Eagles forward Desi Burgart was the standout on offence as he scored three […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Tuesday, March 6

Derek Brown continued his fine postseason for the Vernon Vipers with two goals in a 4-2 road win over the Salmon Arm Silverbacks that puts Vernon up 3-0 in the series. Just 12 seconds into the game, Brown opened the scoring and then made it 2-0 late in the opening frame. In the second, Rhett Kingston […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Spruce Kings vs. Eagles

By Jesse Adamson for BCHL Communications Tonight – Prince George Spruce Kings (30-15-4-4) at Surrey Eagles (24-21-6-2) 7 p.m. at South Surrey Arena in Surrey Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings Surrey leads the season series between the two division rivals 4-3. The previous seven meetings between the teams […]

Burgart commits to Bobcats

The path to college hockey follows many different trajectories but for BCHL players, one destination has been a frequent landing place and it’s the one Surrey Eagles forward Desi Burgart has chosen as well. The Penticton, B.C. native has accepted an offer and will play his NCAA hockey at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. Burgart […]

Prokop piles up points for BCHLPOW nod

Vernon Vipers forward Josh Prokop has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 17, the league announced Monday. Prokop totaled three goals and four assists in two games, helping the Vipers to a pair of wins on home ice. The hometown Vernon product had three assists in a 4-2 […]

West tops East at Prospects Game

CORNWALL, Ont. – Team West got a pair of goals, including the game-winner, from Kale Howarth (Trail Smoke Eaters, BCHL) to help his side edge Team East 4-3 Wednesday evening in the Canadian Junior Hockey League Prospects Game at Ed Lumley Arena in Cornwall, Ont., in front of nearly 1,700 fans and over 150 NHL, […]

Rosters named for Prospects Game

CALGARY, Alta. (December 27, 2016) – The Canadian Junior Hockey League, in partnership with the National Hockey League and in conjunction with NHL Central Scouting announced Tuesday the rosters for the upcoming CJHL Prospects Game, which will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. ET in Cornwall, Ont., at Ed Lumley Arena […]