Combs, Kaufman, Pelino recognized

A trio of former BCHL stars have are in the NCAA headlines this week with another batch of conference player awards. Wenatchee Wild graduate Charlie Combs, who led the BCHL with 51 goals last season, was named Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) rookie of the week after scoring twice for Bemidji State in a non-conference […]

Robson rock solid in net, takes POW

Penticton Vees goaltender Mat Robson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending February 26, the league announced Tuesday. Robson saw action in all three Vees games for the week, all on the road and he turned aside 79 of 81 shots for a .975 save percentage. The Toronto native […]

Hanson takes BCHLPOW after busy week

Vernon Vipers goalie Darion Hanson has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending January 29, the league announced Monday. Hanson stopped 112 of the 116 shots that came his way in three games while earning two wins, one of them a shutout, and a tie. The 6-foot-3, 180-pound netminder began […]

Around the BCHL – Saturday, Jan. 28

Darion Hanson made all 39 saves and Austin Adamson broke a scoreless tie in the third period as the Vernon Vipers downed the visiting Nanaimo Clippers 3-0. Hanson and his Clips counterpart Evan DeBrouwer were both unbeatable through 40 minutes but in the third, Adamson was able to finally get on the scoresheet with an […]

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 […]

Saturday, September 10 – Around the BCHL

Justin Michaelian scored the double-overtime winner for the Victoria Grizzlies, lifting them to a 5-4 home win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. The Grizzlies grabbed a quick 2-0 lead in the first on goals by Sage Englund and Keyvan Mokhtari. The ‘Dogs replied with Ryan Steele scoring in the first and Connor Welsh in the […]

Campion inks with Bulldogs

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) One of the Langley Rivermen’s key players will take his talents to the NCAA in 2016-17. Defenceman Will Campion has committed to the University of Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC). The Seaford, N.Y. native is one of two BCHLers who will join the Bulldogs in […]