Caton commits to Marian University

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Blaine Caton has announced his commitment to Marian University for the 2018-19 season. Caton is a BCHL veteran playing more than 170 games over four years, split between the Vernon Vipers and the Smoke Eaters. He heads to NCAA’s Division III side Marian U located in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and […]

Butcher, Charleson commit to Buffalo State

Ben Butcher and Latrell Charleson became teammates last year with the Vernon Vipers and they’ll continue to be on the same side at the college level. Both have committed to play NCAA Div. III hockey at Buffalo State University starting this coming season. Butcher, a veteran of 218 BCHL games, posted 13 goals and 14 […]

Geary to gear up at Bowdoin

Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Patrick Geary has found a home for college hockey this coming season. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound native of Libertyville, Ill. will play for the Polar Bears of Bowdoin College in the fall. Geary is coming of his lone BCHL campaign where he registered 18 goals and 17 assists in 57 games. He […]

Hahn headed to Concordia-Wisconsin

The contingent of BCHLers from Vancouver Island to Concordia University-Wisconsin (CUW) has grown to a triumvirate. Victoria Grizzlies forward Dante Hahn is the latest to commit to the school, joining Cowichan Valley Capitals grads Josh Adkins and Jake Switzer. Hahn, a 6-foot-2, 195-pound forward, produced 12 goals and 24 assists last season which were both […]

Adkins inks with Falcons

A school with a tremendous athletic presence is the future for Cowichan Valley Capitals forward Josh Adkins. Adkins has committed to play at NCAA Div. III Concordia University-Wisconsin for next season. The school boasts 11 men’s teams and 15 women’s teams. In addition to hockey, Falcons athletes participate in tennis, acrobatics, triathlon, lacrosse and many […]

Conlon commits to Amherst College

Victoria Grizzlies graduating captain P.J. Conlon developed into a reliable scoring threat this past season and the program that’s recruited him for next season hope that trend continues. Conlon is headed to NCAA Div. III Amherst College in Massachusetts. The 6-foot, 190-pound native of Goderich, Ont. finished second in Grizz scoring last season with 21 […]