NCAA Roundup: Pro Signings Edition

Photo credits: Grand Forks Herald (Poolman), Kelly Shea (Christensen) With all the hardware handed out for the 2019-20 season and the All-Conference Teams announced, we look ahead to next season where several BCHL alums have signed pro contracts since the end of their college season, including two with NHL clubs. NHL Calgary Flames: D Colton […]

NCAA Roundup: Newhook sweeps national awards

Photo credit: Ned Dykes/Cornell Athletics (Berard) Another week another award for Victoria Grizzlies alum Alex Newhook, but this time on a national scale. Plus, Alberni Valley Bulldogs grad Keaton Mastrodonato gets his name on a pair of conference awards and two others are recognized for the second time this year. National Player of the Month/Rookie […]

NCAA Roundup: 3 repeat winners

This week’s NCAA Roundup presented by Lordco contains only repeat winners as three BCHL alums were named weekly conference award winners for at least the second time. WCHA Rookie of the Week Lucas Sowder – Freshman – Minnesota State University (Wenatchee Wild) Sowder registered four points on two goals and two assists as Minnesota State […]

NCAA Roundup: Newhook shines again for BC

Boston College freshman Alex Newhook put together another strong week for the Eagles and has been recognized as the Hockey East Player of the Week, to go along with his two Rookie of the Week honours so far this year. A pair of former Penticton Vees were also named standouts this week for Bemidji State […]

NCAA Roundup: 5 alums take conference awards

Another week, another list of BCHL alums being honoured with NCAA weekly conference recognition as five former players were selected. WCHA Forward of the Week Ashton Calder – Sophomore – Lake Superior State University (Surrey Eagles) Calder led the Lakers to a split at Michigan Tech last weekend with a pair of two-point efforts. In […]

NHL Bloodlines: Tom Richter

Tom Richter was born in the year 2000 and his dad Mike Richter wrapped up his NHL career in 2003, so unfortunately he doesn’t have many memories of his playing days. Tom would have been around three years old when his dad officially called it career after 14 years spent with the New York Rangers, […]

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 […]

NCAA Roundup: 4 alums snag weekly awards

Photo credit: BSU Photo Services (Driscoll) It was a good week for BCHL alums playing in the WCHA as they captured three of the four weekly awards in the conference, plus yet another Wenatchee Wild grad got his hands on a Player of the Week award, this time in the Atlantic Hockey conference. Atlantic Hockey […]

NCAA Roundup: Pair of Wild, Rivermen alums highlight weekly award winners

Photo credit: Doug Austin-Dartmouth Athletics (Gallant) It was a good week to be an alum of the Langley Rivermen or the Wenatchee Wild this week as two former players from each team were named conference award winners in the NCAA. There was also a handful more players honoured, including reigning BCHL MVP and leading scorer […]

10 BCHL alums honoured with NCAA recognition

Photo credit: BSU Photo Services (Sillinger) NCAA conferences handed out weekly and monthly awards this week and the BCHL was well-represented as 10 former players from the league were honoured. Atlantic Hockey Player of the Month Nick Hutchison – Senior – Canisius College (Salmon Arm Silverbacks) Hutchison kicked his senior season into high gear in […]