Paler-Chow backstops Kings to two wins, earns POW

Powell River Kings goaltender Matteo Paler-Chow has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending March 18, the league announced Monday. Paler-Chow was named first star in both of Powell River’s wins in Victoria this weekend, stopping 30 of the 31 shots he faced in a 5-1 game-one victory on Friday […]

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 […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Monday, April 3

Mat Robson made 33 saves and Grant Cruikshank scored twice to help the Penticton Vees to a 4-2 road win over the Vernon Vipers in Game 3 of the Interior finals, putting the Vees ahead 2-1 in the series. Cruikshank opened the scoring in the first, unassisted on the power play and Taylor Sanheim made […]

Around the BCHL – Saturday, Jan. 7

Trevor Cosgrove had the game-winner as part of a two-goal night for the Alberni Valley Bulldogs in a 4-1 home win over the Prince George Spruce Kings. After a scoreless first period, Alex Macdonald got the ‘Dogs on the board and Cosgrove followed with what would be the decisive tally. Parker Colley got the Spruce […]

Around the BCHL – Friday, Dec. 2

Making his season debut with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks, Nic Tallarico stopped 51 of 54 shots, keeping his team in the game until Carter Cochrane scored at 2:25 of double overtime to give the ‘Backs a 4-3 road win over the Penticton Vees. Salmon Arm jumped out to a 2-0 lead with Josh Arnold (first […]

Around the BCHL – Friday, Nov. 11

Looking for their first win in November, the Vernon Vipers went into an unlikely place to find it – Penticton’s South Okanagan Events Centre – but still came away with a 3-2 victory over the Vees. Niko Karamanis scored twice in the first to put the Vipers ahead and they made it a three-goal edge when […]