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 […]

BCHL Finals Recap – Thursday, April 19

Zak Galambos scored a pair of power play goals and the Wenatchee Wild held the Prince George Spruce Kings to eight shots on goal as the Wild claimed their first-ever Fred Page Cup title with a 3-0 win in Game 5. Galambos opened the scoring under three minutes into the game and added his second […]

Central Scouting publishes final Draft list

NHL Central Scouting released its final prospect ratings ahead of the 2018 NHL Entry draft. On the list of North American skaters are 21 CJHL Players, including 13 from the BCHL. (Click here for the complete players listing) 36. Jonny Tychonick, D, Penticton Vees 40. Slava Demin, D, Wenatchee Wild 94. Seth Barton, D, Trail […]

Vanderbeck earns POW nod

Wenatchee Wild forward AJ Vanderbeck has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 15, the league announced Monday. Vanderbeck posted three goals and two assists in the opening two games of the BCHL Final in Wenatchee. In Game 1, the 20-year-old from Monument, Colo. scored the second goal of […]

BCHL Finals recap – Saturday, April 14

The Wenatchee Wild held the Prince George Spruce Kings to 15 shots, including only three in the third period, to claim a 4-2 win in Game 2 and go up 2-0 in the BCHL Finals. AJ Vanderbeck was in on all four Wild goals and scored the winner in the second period. He and Lucas […]

BCHL Playoff Recap – Friday, April 13

Jasper Weatherby notched a goal and two assists and Austin Park stopped all 25 shots he faced as the Wenatchee Wild shutout the Prince George Spruce Kings 4-0 to take Game 1 of the Fred Page Cup Final. Spruce Kings goalie Evan DeBrouwer made 52 stops in the loss as Wenatchee more than doubled Prince […]