Linell to play at UConn

He’ll know the ropes of the league he’s headed to because his older brother played in the same one but it’s a different program that Coquitlam Express forward Eric Linell is headed to. The native of Great Neck, N.Y. has committed to the University of Connecticut and the Hockey East conference for next season. His […]

Harrison inks with Huskies

With a BCHL and national title to his credit while playing with his hometown West Kelowna Warriors, defenceman Jake Harrison has ensured more lines on his hockey resume as he’s now committed to an NCAA future. Harrison has signed with Michigan Tech University and he’ll join the Huskies program for next season. The 5-foot-9, 170-pound […]

Redmond signs with Anaheim Ducks

Angus Redmond spent a full three seasons plus part of another in the BCHL with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks but his stay in NCAA hockey was not nearly as long. And it’s good news for the Langley, B.C. product as he has signed an entry-level contract with the Anaheim Ducks after just one season at […]

Hanna sends Huskies to NCAAs, fans into frenzy

As memorable moments go in a player’s hockey career, it’s probably safe to assume this one is right at the very top for Salmon Arm Silverbacks alum Shane Hanna. The senior defenceman at Michigan Tech scored the double-overtime winner in front of a packed home crowd to give the Huskies a 3-2 victory and clinch […]

Gould gold for Huskies in opening round

Gavin Gould chose the perfect time to produce the biggest offensive weekend of his NCAA career to date as he notched four goals, including a hat trick in a do-or-die game Sunday, to put Michigan Tech into the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) finals. Michigan Tech compiled all four of Gould’s goals: A native of […]

Rockwell commits to Huskies

The Wenatchee Wild have been in the BCHL for two full seasons now but the latest college commitment news out of their camp certainly solidifies their membership. Captain and defenceman Tyler Rockwell has committed to play at Michigan Tech, which has recruited heavily from the BCHL and currently features 13 league alumni on their roster. […]

Turnbull earns NCAA deal to UConn

Basically a point-per-game player over his two seasons in the BCHL, Powell River Kings forward Carter Turnbull will get the chance to show he can be productive in college hockey too. Turnbull has accepted an NCAA Div. I opportunity to the University of Connecticut, or UConn, for the 2018-19 season. Over the course of 100 […]

Sturos earns another WCHA nod

With the race for playoff position heating up and the postseason looming not far away, Michigan Tech senior and former Nanaimo Clippers standout Reid Sturos was at his best in a pair of big conference games for Michigan Tech. Sturos scored twice shorthanded, one of them a game-winning goal, and also assisted on a game-tying […]

Redmond, Lucchini take POWs for MTU

When two of your players are recognized as conference players of the week, chances are it’s been a pretty good stretch of games for your team. Such is the case for Michigan Tech as BCHL alums Jake Lucchini and Angus Redmond were named the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) offensive player of the week and […]

McLain, Redmond take conference kudos

BCHL alums taking care of their respective ends of the rink and were recognized as conference players of the week for their efforts. Former Langley Rivermen captain Mitch McLain had an OT winner and two assists for Bowling Green while Salmon Arm Silverbacks alum Angus Redmond turned away 48 of 50 shots on the weekend […]