BCHL Finals – Game 7 recap

The Finals that went the distance went even a bit further Tuesday night with the Penticton Vees winning the BCHL’s Fred Page Cup on an overtime goal from Duncan Campbell – the only goal of the game – in a 1-0 victory over the host Chilliwack Chiefs. It was the third-consecutive Game 7 win for the Vees […]

BCHL Finals – Game 1 recap

Mark Sinclair made 36 saves and Jake Smith scored the game-winner on the man advantage in the second period as the Chilliwack Chiefs scored a 4-2 home win over the Penticton Vees in Game 1 of the Fred Page Cup BCHL Finals. Penticton blueliner Griffin Mendel opened the scoring for the visitors just 1:30 into […]

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 […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Friday, March 17

Goals 47 seconds apart by Davis Bunz and Ben Fanjoy late in the second period were the difference for the Chilliwack Chiefs in a 3-1 road win over the Wenatchee Wild in Game 1 of the Mainland finals. The game was scoreless until Bunz got his second of the postseason at 18:20 of the second […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Saturday, March 11

A goal each period and 32 saves from Mark Sinclair enabled the Chilliwack Chiefs to defeat the host Langley Rivermen 3-1 and claim a 4-2 series victory. Jordan Kawaguchi notched his first of two on the power play to open the scoring in the first. Langley’s Reid Yochim scored unassisted to tie the game later […]

Around the BCHL – Friday, Jan. 27

Lucas Finner’s goal 49 seconds into overtime rescued two points for the Nanaimo Clippers in a 4-3 road win over the Salmon Arm Silverbacks in which the Clips surrendered a two-goal lead in the third. Ben Taylor’s first BCHL goal got Nanaimo on the board first but Justin Wilson replied for the ‘Backs not long after. In […]

Around the BCHL – Saturday, Jan. 14

Jacob Berger made 43 saves, including 23 in the second period, and Tyler Ward provided the double-overtime winner in a 2-1 Merritt Centennials road win over the Vernon Vipers. All the scoring in regulation came in the second period and within 1:04 seconds of play. Niko Karamanis opened the scoring for the Vipers at 16:06 […]

Sinclair signs with Alabama-Huntsville

In his first BCHL season, Mark Sinclair has handled the bulk of the work in the Chilliwack Chiefs crease and in being among the league-leaders in minutes played and wins, he’s secured an NCAA future in Alabama. Sinclair will play next season at the University of Alabama-Huntsville, a Div. I program in the Western Collegiate […]

Around the BCHL – Saturday, Dec. 10

Ryan Steele set up two goals in the second period, including the game-winner by Trevor Cosgrove, as the Alberni Valley Bulldogs claimed a 4-2 comeback win on the road over the Powell River Kings. The home side led 2-0 after one, getting goals from Jonny Evans and Jake Kohlhauser but they’d be the only pucks to […]

Stewart snags hat trick & BCHLPOW

Surrey Eagles forward Jeff Stewart has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending November 6, the league announced Monday. Stewart picked up a hat trick as part of a five point week that saw his team win twice in three contests. The hometown Surrey product had a goal and an […]