Mendel earns BCHLPOW with good start to Finals

Penticton Vees defenceman Griffin Mendel has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 16, the league announced Tuesday. Mendel hit the scoresheet both nights as the Vees earned a split on the road in Games 1 and 2 of the Fred Page Cup BCHL Finals against the Chilliwack Chiefs. […]

BCHL Finals – Game 1 recap

Mark Sinclair made 36 saves and Jake Smith scored the game-winner on the man advantage in the second period as the Chilliwack Chiefs scored a 4-2 home win over the Penticton Vees in Game 1 of the Fred Page Cup BCHL Finals. Penticton blueliner Griffin Mendel opened the scoring for the visitors just 1:30 into […]

Kawaguchi helps Chiefs to Finals, takes BCHLPOW

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Jordan Kawaguchi has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 10, the league announced Tuesday. The Abbotsford native picked up five goals and two helpers over the final four games of the Coastal finals, helping the Chiefs past the Victoria Grizzlies. Kawaguchi was named 1st Star […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Saturday, April 8

Jake Smith scored twice, including the game-winner early in the third period, as the Chilliwack Chiefs defeated the Victoria Grizzlies 4-2 and won the Coastal finals 4-2 to claim a spot in the Fred Page Cup BCHL Finals. Victoria’s Marty Westhaver opened the scoring early in the first but Chilliwack’s Tommy Lee replied just 26 […]

Galajda grabs BCHLPOW honours

Victoria Grizzlies goalie Matthew Galajda has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 19, the league announced Monday. Galajda stopped 86 of 89 shots while picking up a win and a shutout as the Grizzlies split the first two games of the Island finals against Powell River. The native […]

Smith secures NCAA future with Spartans

Jake Smith scored four times more goals this season than last and more than doubled his overall points output. The surge in production has helped him earn an NCAA Div. I future at Michigan State University. Smith posted 32 goals and 26 assists for 58 points while playing all 58 games for the Chilliwack Chiefs […]

Masson earns BCHL POW nod

Langley Rivermen forward Zac Masson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending January 22, the league announced Monday. Masson had two points in each of three games, all wins for the Rivermen. Masson opened his week with a pair of assists and 2nd Star in a 6-2 win in […]

Around the BCHL – Friday, Jan. 20

Evan DeBrouwer stopped all 22 pucks that came his way and three different players scored in a 3-0 Nanaimo Clippers home win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. After a scoreless first, David Silye scored unassisted and Jamie Collins added another just 2:06 later to make it 2-0 after two. Sean Buchanan added the final tally […]

Smith’s big week earns BCHLPOW

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Jake Smith has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 1 the league announced Monday. Smith led the Chiefs to three-straight wins over division rival Wenatchee, including the first two wins for a visiting team in Wenatchee this season. Smith opened with an assist in a […]

BCHL Playoffs: Saturday, April 2

The Chilliwack Chiefs joined the Nanaimo Clippers and West Kelowna Warriors in what is now a three-way tie as each team has one of three wins necessary to reach the Fred Page Cup Finals. After a scoreless first period, the visiting Chiefs opened the scoring in the second frame, with Jake Smith scoring his fourth of […]