Bourne Named FortisBC Player of the Month

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Nanaimo Clippers forward Josh Bourne has been named the FortisBC Player of the Month for February. Bourne led all scorers in the month with 10 goals and 19 points in 10 games. The Richmond, B.C. native finished the regular season with 11 points in the final eight games to lead […]

Bourne named Subway BCHLPOW

Nanaimo Clippers forward Josh Bourne has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Mar. 1. The Clippers’ regular-season leading scorer is on fire to start the Shaw BCHL Playoffs as he’s tallied eight points over his team’s first two games to lead all players in scoring. In Game 1 […]

Playoff recap: Feb. 29

Cowichan Valley Capitals – 7 Powell River Kings – 6 (OT) Primo Self had a hat trick and Brady Lynn registered a two-point night, including the game-winning goal with just over six to play in the first overtime period as the Cowichan Valley Capitals outlasted the Powell River Kings 7-6 in a wild Game 2 […]

Playoff Recap: Feb. 28

Trail Smoke Eaters – 2 Prince George Spruce Kings – 1 A pair of goals in the last five minutes and 25 saves from Logan Terness propelled the Trail Smoke Eaters to a dramatic 2-1 come-from-behind victory over the defending-champion Prince George Spruce Kings in Game 1 of their opening-round series. Prince George defenceman Nick […]

Island Division Playoff Preview

In our final divisional preview for the Shaw BCHL Playoffs, we take a look at the Island Division where the top spot wasn’t decided until the final day of the regular season. #1 Nanaimo Clippers vs. #4 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Head to head: Nanaimo won five of the seven meetings with each team getting one […]

Nanaimo’s Liam Visram receives January Shaw BCHL Community Hero Award

Nanaimo Clippers defenceman Liam Visram has been named the January recipient of the Shaw BCHL Community Hero Award. Visram, like the rest of his Clippers teammates, can often be found in the community throughout the year, spending time raising funds for the Salvation Army and other charitable initiatives. However, Visram recently went above and beyond when he went out […]

Naylor named POM for December

Nanaimo Clippers goaltender Jordan Naylor has been named the FortisBC Player of the Month for the month of December. Naylor led the BCHL with a .940 save percentage in the month and was also tops in goals-against average with a mark of 1.83. His two shutouts were also the most in December. The 19-year-old from […]

BC Born: Ethan Scardina

Growing up as a young hockey fan in White Rock, B.C., Ethan Scardina used to attend Surrey Eagles games as a kid, dreaming of one day making it to the BCHL and beyond. Fast forward a few years and Scardina is now in a starring role with the Nanaimo Clippers and gets to come into […]

Kovich named High School Player of the Month

Nanaimo Clippers forward Kyler Kovich has been named the BCHL High School Player of the Month for the month of October. This award is for players 18-years-old or younger who are attending high school full time and it’s based on in-class and on-ice performance. On the ice, Kovich had seven goals and four assists for […]

NCAA weekly roundup: Clippers alum Hookenson earns first-career POW honour

In this week’s NCAA roundup, only one BCHL alum earned a conference Player of the Week award, but we saw a few freshmen score their first career goal and a pair of BCHL grads earn a shutout for their first-career win. WCHA Defenceman of the Week Edwin Hookenson – Senior – Minnesota State University Mavericks […]