BCHL – Canucks Alumni Scholarships

Since its inception in 1987, the Vancouver Canucks Alumni Scholarship initiative – with the BCHL joining the effort starting in the early 1990s – has awarded more than $440,000 to deserving student-athletes heading to college hockey programs. That continues this season with 2016 graduates Jake LeBrun (Prince George Spruce Kings and West Kelowna Warriors) and […]

LeBrun headed to UBC

A final BCHL season that ended up with a national championship has just gotten a bit sweeter for West Kelowna Warriors forward Jake LeBrun. The Prince George native has committed to play for the UBC Thunderbirds next season. LeBrun was acquired by the Warriors in January for their drive to the postseason and provided a […]

Warriors advance to national final

Goals 49 seconds apart in the first period by Jake LeBrun and Connor Sodergren proved to be enough for the West Kelowna Warriors in a 4-1 win over the Brooks Bandits Saturday night in the RBC Cup semifinal. OFFICIAL BOXSCORE Ty Mappin had a reply late in the first period but it would be the […]

Blackburn hot at RBC, takes POW honours

West Kelowna Warriors forward Liam Blackburn has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 15, the league announced Monday. Through two games at the RBC Cup, Blackburn has a goal and four helpers. The native of Prince George had a shorthanded tally plus three assists on the power play […]

Warriors start RBC Cup on the right foot

Liam Blackburn scored and assisted on three others as the West Kelowna Warriors downed the host Lloydminster Bobcats 5-2 Saturday night at the RBC Cup. OFFICIAL BOXSCORE Jonathan Desbiens and Jake LeBrun each scored in the first and second periods to put the Warriors up 4-0 and Blackburn’s tally made it a five-goal advantage before Austin […]

BCHL Finals: Game 4

A harmless-looking turnaround wrister off the half boards by Garrett Forster was tipped home by Jake LeBrun at 16:28 of overtime to give the West Kelowna Warriors a 3-2 home win over the Chilliwack Chiefs Tuesday night. West Kelowna now has a 3-1 series lead and can claim the Fred Page Cup Friday night in […]

BCHL Playoffs: Wednesday, April 6

Jordan Kawaguchi’s goal 59 seconds into overtime secured a 4-3 victory for the Chilliwack Chiefs, their second in the Round 3 double-round-robin. It was all Chilliwack in the first with Kohen Olischefski, Taylor Allan and Rylan Bechtel scoring. West Kelowna chipped away, getting on the scoresheet in the second on a Jake LeBrun goal. In […]

BCHL Playoffs: Tuesday, March 29

The West Kelowna Warriors kept their momentum going on Tuesday night, dispatching the Chilliwack Chiefs on the road, 5-1. This victory comes after an impressive four-game winning streak to eliminate the BCHL-leading Penticton Vees in Round 2. Jake LeBrun opened the scoring 2:55 into the second period, with Connor Sodergren scoring 4:27 later to give […]