Johnson named FortisBC Player of the Month

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Trail Smoke Eaters F Kent Johnson has been named the FortisBC BCHL Player of the Month for the month of October. In 11 games in October, Johnson scored 11 times and added another 15 assists for 26 points, leading Trail to a 9-0-2 record in the month and leading the […]

Johnson gets POW nod after huge week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 27, the league announced Monday. The 17-year-old had four goals and five assists for nine points in three games last week. Johnson started his week with a pair of […]

Scardina takes Player of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Nanaimo Clippers forward Ethan Scardina has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 6, the league announced Monday. In three games last week, the Clippers captain had six goals and three assists for nine points and was named the game’s first star in all […]

Johnson named BCHL Player of the Week

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 22, the league announced Monday. The Port Moody, B.C. native had 10 points in his team’s four games this week. Johnson started his week with a pair of assists in his team’s 5-2 loss to […]

Playoff recap – March 6

Alex Newhook scored 15 seconds into the game and the Victoria Grizzlies never trailed on the way to a 3-2 road win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs that clinched the series for Victoria four game to none. Newhook’s tally on the first shift of the game was set up by fellow Newfoundlander Kyle McGrath who […]

First voting round is in the books

An initial round of nominations has narrowed down the finalists from each division for the BCHL annual awards. In a weighted vote, each BCHL head coach was asked to submit a list ranking their top choices for each of most valuable player, rookie of the year, top defenceman, top goalie and most sportsmanlike player. The […]

Berger named POW for 2nd time

Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Carter Berger has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the period of Dec. 29 to Jan. 6, the league announced Monday. Berger was a goal-scoring machine for the Grizzlies coming out of the Christmas break, notching seven goals in his team’s four games and adding one assist for good […]

Johnson commits to Michigan

16-year-old Trail Smoke Eaters forward Kent Johnson will be following in his head coach’s footsteps when he makes the jump to the collegiate level as he has committed to play for the University of Michigan Wolverines for the 2020-21 season. After getting in a pair of games last season as a 15-year-old, the Port Moody, […]