Tychonick heads up rich draft class

A league-record-tying seven BCHL players were selected and a number of firsts were accomplished for the league at the 2018 NHL Entry Draft in Dallas on Saturday. First off the board for the league was Penticton Vees defenceman Jonny Tychonick who was selected 48th overall by the Ottawa Senators. The 2018 BCHL First Team all-star is committed […]

2018 Draft Hopefuls

American Airlines Center in Dallas is the host venue for the 2018 NHL Entry Draft and it could be a memorable locale for several BCHL players should they make it to the Show one day. NHL Central Scouting listed 13 BCHL players in its final ratings going into this weekend’s draft in Dallas. Since the […]

BCHLers take home four RBC Cup awards

A day after the round-robin portion of the tournament ended, the RBC Cup announced their individual award winners, with BCHL players taking home four of the six trophies. Most Valuable Player (Roland Mercier Trophy): Will Calverley, Chilliwack Chiefs Calverley leads the tournament with five goals and is tied for third in points. The Chiefs captain […]

RBC Cup – Wenatchee shoots down Jr. Sens

CHILLIWACK, B.C. – Matt Dorsey got the winner in Round 5 of the shootout to give the Wenatchee Wild (BCHL) a 3-2 extra-time victory over the Ottawa Jr. Senators (CCHL) on Tuesday afternoon at the 2018 RBC Cup, helping the Pacific Region champions stay unbeaten and earn a spot in the semifinals. It was just the […]

Calverley takes BCHL POW at RBC Cup

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Will Calverley has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 13, the league announced Monday. The Chiefs captain led by example on Sunday afternoon at the RBC Cup, scoring all four goals in a comeback victory over the Ottawa Jr. Senators, three of which were deflections, as […]

RBC Cup – Wild over Steinbach

By Jason LaRose, Hockey Canada CHILLIWACK, B.C. – Zak Galambos and A.J. Vanderbeck scored less than four minutes apart in the third period to turn a one-goal deficit into a one-goal lead, and the Wenatchee Wild (BCHL) made it two wins in as many days at the 2018 RBC Cup with a 4-3 victory over the […]

Doyle Cup Game 5 – Wild @ Saints

Cooper Zech, Josh Arnold and Matt Dorsey had a goal and an assist each, Sam Hesler added a pair of helpers and Austin Park stopped 29 of the 31 shots he faced as the Wenatchee Wild beat the Spruce Grove Saints 7-2 in Game 5 of the Doyle Cup to win the series and advance […]

Park’s stellar weekend earns him BCHLPOW

Wenatchee Wild goalie Austin Park has been named BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 29, the league announced Monday. Park had an outstanding opening weekend at the Doyle Cup, backstopping the Wild to back-to-back victories against Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL) champions the Spruce Grove Saints. In two games, the Highland […]

Doyle Cup Game 2 – Saints @ Wild

August Von Ungern’s third-period goal was the first of the game and stood up as the winner for the Wenatchee Wild in a 3-0 win over the Spruce Grove Saints that puts the Wild ahead two games to none in the best-of-seven Doyle Cup. Despite a series of penalties assessed to both sides through 40 […]

Who’s who in the Doyle Cup?

The best-of-seven Doyle Cup series starts Friday night in Wenatchee as the BCHL’s Wild takes on the AJHL’s Spruce Grove Saints. Winning the series means a berth in the RBC Cup national championship which happens May 12 to 20 in Chilliwack. But before we drop the puck, here’s a rundown of some of the key […]