BCHL and The Coaches Site announce official partnership for 2020-21

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The BCHL has announced an official partnership with The Coaches Site – an online resource for coaches from all levels of hockey. The Coaches Site features conference panel videos, white-board tutorials, on-ice videos, articles and interviews with coaches from the NHL, NCAA, junior, international and minor hockey. “We’re always looking […]

BCHL Next Generation: Penticton Vees

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Penticton Vees. Last season, the Penticton Vees were crowned Interior Division regular-season champions for the ninth year […]

2012 Vees get call to the Hall

The BC Hockey Hall of Fame announced Monday that the 2012 Penticton Vees will be part of the 2020 Hall of Fame class to be inducted on July 24 at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The 2012 Vees had a historic season that year, posting a 54-4-2 record during their 60-game regular season, outscoring their […]

Penticton awarded 2021 Centennial Cup

The Penticton Vees, along with the 2021 Host Committee and Hockey Canada, are pleased to announce the 2021 Centennial Cup is coming to Penticton and the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC). 2021 will mark the first time the Vees and the City of Penticton will host the annual tournament which decides the National Junior ‘A’ […]

Harbinson makes mark with Vees

Even with an important playoff battle on the horizon, Penticton Vees head coach, president, and general manager Fred Harbinson had an opportunity to reflect on his storied career after surpassing the 500-win mark in the final game of the regular season. His group earned it in shutout fashion as well, blanking the Salmon Arm Silverbacks […]

Harbinson recalls last Doyle Cup

The BCHL champion Wenatchee Wild will meet the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) champion Spruce Grove Saints in the first Doyle Cup series since 2012, starting Friday in Wenatchee. The Wild beat the Prince George Spruce Kings in five games to win the Fred Page Cup and advance to the regional championship series, while the […]

Sillinger talks trophies, attendance records

Led by captain and leading scorer Owen Sillinger, the Penticton Vees captured the Ron Boileau Memorial Trophy for the best record in the BCHL’s 2017-18 regular season. Sillinger can appreciate the importance of finishing at the top of the standings in the regular season, but the 5-foot-10, 180-pound forward knows there is still work to […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Spruce Kings vs. Vees

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL Communications Tonight – Prince George Spruce Kings (20-12-2-4) at Penticton Vees (22-10-1-2) 7 p.m. at South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO WATCH ON HOCKEYTV Who’s Hot Penticton’s Owen Sillinger has points in his last four games with six goals and one assist […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Vees vs. Bulldogs

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL communications Tonight – Penticton Vees (19-5-1-2) @ Alberni Valley Bulldogs (8-14-2-4) 7 p.m. at Weyerhaeuser Arena in Alberni Valley. Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The Penticton Vees lead the season series 2-0. In the first meeting of the season on Sept. 22, […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Vees vs. Vipers

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL communications Tonight – Penticton Vees (10-5-1-2) @ Vernon Vipers (15-4-0-4) 6 p.m. at Kal Tire Place in Vernon. TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HockeyTV Previous Meetings The Penticton Vees lead the season series 1-0-0-2. In the first meeting in October, the Vees won 3-2 at home after forward Jackson […]