NCAA Roundup: 6 alums earn weekly conference awards

Photo credits: Shannon Valerio-University of Denver (Olischefski), Justin Wolford-Colgate Athletics (McAvoy), Matt Dewkett-Cornell Athletics (Galajda) This week in the NCAA Roundup presented by Lordco, there are six former BCHL players who earned weekly awards throughout the NCAA for their play last week, including five first-time winners this year and one goaltender being recognized for the […]

BCHL Finals – Game 6 recap

There will be a Game 7 Tuesday night in Chilliwack to crown the BCHL champion after the Chiefs came from behind to defeat the Penticton Vees 3-2 in overtime Monday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The home side got the only goal of the first on Grant Cruikshank’s sixth goal of the postseason and they doubled […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Wednesday, April 5

Kohen Olischefski’s goal in the first minute of the third period completed a comeback win for the Chilliwack Chiefs in a see-saw affair against the host Victoria Grizzlies. The win gives the Chiefs a 3-1 series lead. Linden Hora and Powell Connor scored in the opening frame to give the Chiefs a 2-0 lead before […]

Olischefski earns BCHLPOW honours

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Kohen Olischefski has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 26, the league announced Monday. Olischefski scored the game- and series-winning goal as part of a two-goal Game 4 win over Wenatchee; he totaled three goals and two assists in his two games for the week. […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Monday, March 6

Kohen Olischefski’s third-period goal stood up as the winner for the Chilliwack Chiefs in a 4-3 road win that puts them up 2-1 in their series against the Langley Rivermen. Langley opened the scoring on a Nic Ponak goal in the first but Jordan Kawaguchi got his first of two in response making it 1-1 […]

Kozlowski almost flawless in BCHLPOW turn

Salmon Arm Silverbacks goaltender Trevin Kozlowski has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending February 19, the league announced Monday. Kozlowski was in net for two of the team’s three wins for the week and he was named 1st Star both games. His first outing was a 5-1 win over […]

Claeys takes BCHLPOW after busy week on the road

Alberni Valley Bulldogs goalie Brody Claeys has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending December 4, the league announced Monday. Claeys saw action in all four ‘Dogs games for the week – all on the road – and earned three wins, stopping 113 of 119 shots along the way. He […]

Fred Page Cup Finals Facts

After Tuesday’s dramatic overtime win on home ice for the West Kelowna Warriors, the BCHL finals are set. The Warriors will face the Chilliwack Chiefs for the Fred Page Cup starting Friday in Chilliwack. The Chiefs have home-ice advantage in the Finals by virtue of the fact they were the first team in Round 3 […]

Player rankings released

The NHL Central Scouting final player ratings came out Tuesday with six BCHL players and one alum among the 15 current and former Junior A players included. On the North American skaters list, the following BCHLers rated: 16. Tyson Jost, F, Penticton Vees 18. Dante Fabbro, D, Penticton Vees 23. Dennis Cholowski, D, Chilliwack Chiefs […]

Hope has big week, earns POW honours

West Kelowna Warriors forward Kylar Hope has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending April 10, the league announced Monday. Hope led all scorers for the week that was with five goals and two assists in three games. The native of Lashburn, Sask. had two third-period goals to force overtime […]