Leyh heading to Quinnipiac

Langley Rivermen standout Ethan Leyh recently turned heads for Team Canada West at the World Junior A Challenge, including NCAA scouts who took in the tournament, because less than a week after winning bronze in Bonnyville, Alta., Leyh announced his commitment to the Quinnipiac University Bobcats. The 17-year-old from Port Moody, B.C. leads the Rivermen […]

Silverbacks vs. Rivermen

Tonight – Salmon Arm Silverbacks (17-14-4-0) at Langley Rivermen (16-18-1-0) 7 p.m. at George Preston Arena in Langley Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings Ethan Leyh scored his second goal of the game 3:32 into overtime and Shayne Battler stopped 41 of 44 shots as the Rivermen skated to […]

Rivermen vs. Eagles

Tonight – Langley Rivermen (10-11-1-0) at Surrey Eagles (6-19-0-1) 7 p.m. at South Surrey Arena in Surrey Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings After three games played, Langley leads the season series 2-1. Ethan Leyh had a goal and two assists and Braedon Fleming stopped 21 shots to earn […]

2 BCHLers make World U-17 rosters

Hockey Canada announced the rosters for the 2018 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge and two BCHL players have landed roster spots. Langley Rivermen defenceman Ryan Helliwell was named to Team Canada Black and Penticton Vees forward Cole Shepard was named to Team Canada Red. Canada will be sending three teams to the tournament which goes from […]

PG vs. Langley

Tonight – Prince George Spruce Kings (8-4-0-1) at Langley Rivermen (7-5-0-0) 7:15 p.m. at George Preston Arena in Langley Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings Ben Poisson had a hat trick, including the game-winning goal with less than five minutes to play as the Spruce Kings held off the […]

Butte signs with Army for 2018-19

Langley Rivermen forward Eric Butte has committed to play for the U.S. Military Academy (Army) Black Knights for the 2018-19 season. Butte, who is from Belmont, Mass., has spent the last two seasons in Langley, playing in 109 regular-season games and scoring 21 goals and 33 assists for 54 points over his BCHL career. The […]

BCHL playoff recap – Friday, March 9

The Surrey Eagles are moving on to the next round as Matthew Campese scored 34 seconds into overtime to give his team a 5-4 win over the Langley Rivermen in a wild, back-and-forth game six in Surrey. Although Campese got the winner, Eagles forward Desi Burgart was the standout on offence as he scored three […]

BCHL playoff recap – Monday, March 5

Braedon Fleming stopped 26 of 27 shots and Brendan Budy scored a late go-ahead goal as the Langley Rivermen beat the Surrey Eagles 2-1 to get their first win of the series. Langley’s Eric Butte opened the scoring less than five minutes into the first period with his first of the playoffs to give the […]

Wojo earns NCAA deal at UConn

John Wojciechowski’s hometown of Larchmont, N.Y. lies less than a half hour’s drive from the Connecticut state border and while he’s made a wide detour to B.C. this season, the strides he’s made with the Langley Rivermen will take him back to his roots next season. The 6-foot-4, 215-pound forward has committed to the University […]

BCHL Midweek Matchup: Rivermen vs. Centennials

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL Communications Tonight – Langley Rivermen (22-18-10-2) at Merritt Centennials (20-26-4-1) 7 p.m. at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena in Merritt Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The lone meeting between the two teams came on Sept. 21 at the BCHL Showcase in Chilliwack where […]