Kowalski named Subway Player of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Vernon Vipers forward Matt Kowalski has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 12. The 20-year-old had an impressive weekend, scoring his second hat trick of the season on Saturday in a 7-4 victory over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. He added a pair […]

Kowalski named Subway Player of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Vernon Vipers forward Matt Kowalski has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 8. The 20-year-old had six goals and three assists for nine points in three games last week to lead all players over that stretch. On Friday, Kowalski notched his second-career […]

Langenegger earns back-to-back POW honours

Salmon Arm Silverbacks goaltender Ethan Langenegger has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Oct. 20, the league announced Monday. This is the second Player of the Week award in as many weeks for the Kamloops, B.C. native. Through two games last week, he stopped 74 of the 76 shots […]

Playoff recap – April 3

A goal each period and 16 saves by Aidan Porter was the winning formula for the Vernon Vipers in a 3-0 home victory over the Wenatchee Wild that gives Vernon a 3-1 series lead. Matt Kowalski’s goal at 8:10 of the first period proved to be all the offensive support Porter would need on the […]

Playoff recap – March 22

Alex Newhook scored twice and Riley Hughes picked up three helpers to lead the Victoria Grizzlies to a 4-2 win over the visiting Powell River Kings that puts Victoria up 3-2 in the series. Newhook opened the scoring with the only goal of the first period and after Ryan Brushett tied the score early in […]

Playoff recap – March 8

Matt Kowalski’s goal late in triple overtime delivered a 4-3 home victory for the Vernon Vipers that also gave them the best-of-seven series 4-1 over the Salmon Arm Silverbacks. The teams traded goals in the first, Logan Cash opening the scoring for the home side in the first minute with Trevor Adams responding for Salmon […]

Playoff recap – March 6

Alex Newhook scored 15 seconds into the game and the Victoria Grizzlies never trailed on the way to a 3-2 road win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs that clinched the series for Victoria four game to none. Newhook’s tally on the first shift of the game was set up by fellow Newfoundlander Kyle McGrath who […]

Brushett nets POW

Powell River Kings forward Ryan Brushett has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 17, the league announced Monday. The Nebraska-Omaha commit tallied nine points in three games for Powell River last week, including a massive five-point performance Sunday against their division rivals the Victoria Grizzlies. Brushett scored a […]

Marshall makes 51 saves in Trail road win

Tanner Marshall stopped 51 shots on the night, including 24 in the first period alone, in backstopping the Trail Smoke Eaters to a 4-3 win against the host Salmon Arm Silverbacks. Jeremy Lucchini opened the scoring on the power play in the first for the visitors but Josh Latta replied for the ‘Backs as part […]

Lambert takes 1st BCHLPOW of the season

Vernon Vipers forward Jimmy Lambert has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 10, the league announced Monday. Lambert had a five-point night, including the tying and winning goals in the third period, in a 6-5 Vipers home win Sunday. The product of Saskatoon had already assisted on three […]