Buono named Subway Player of the Week

Merritt Centennials forward Christian Buono has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 22. The 19-year-old from Burnaby, B.C. tallied five goals and one assist over the Cents’ four games last week. After being held off the scoresheet in Wednesday’s loss to the Powell River Kings, Buono had […]

Deelstra’s high-scoring week earns him POW

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Alberni Valley Bulldogs forward Mitch Deelstra has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 17. In two games last week, the Bulldogs’ captain tallied three goals and added another four assists for seven points. On Wednesday, Deelstra had a goal and three assists […]

Hawthorne takes POW

Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender John Hawthorne has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 27, the league announced Monday. Hawthorne started twice and came on in relief in a third game this week, stopping 91 of the 93 shots he faced. The 20-year-old finished the week with a 1-1 […]

LaFontaine earns POW honour

Penticton Vees goaltender Jack LaFontaine has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 23, the league announced Monday. The 20-year-old won both his starts last week for the Vees, stopping 68 of the 72 shots he faced for a .944 save percentage and a 2.00 goals-against average. On Wednesday, […]

Sillinger commits to Omaha

After a strong start to his second BCHL season, Penticton Vees forward Lukas Sillinger has earned a commitment to the University of Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks for the 2020-21 season. With an increased role with the Vees this year, Sillinger has eight points (3-5-8) in his first 10 games. The 18-year-old from Regina, Sask. put up 20 […]

Turnbull takes BCHLPOW nod

Powell River Kings forward Carter Turnbull has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 17, the league announced Monday. Turnbull racked up three goals and four assists in helping the Kings to a pair of road wins. The Nanaimo native had the winning goal plus three helpers in a […]

Sowder plays hero in double OT

Lucas Sowder’s second goal of the night was the double-overtime winner for the Wenatchee Wild in a 3-2 road win over the Trail Smoke Eaters. Ross Armour had the Smokies up a goal after one but Sowder and Chad Sasaki replied for the Wild in the second to put them ahead 2-1 going to the […]