NCAA Roundup: Newhook shines again for BC

Boston College freshman Alex Newhook put together another strong week for the Eagles and has been recognized as the Hockey East Player of the Week, to go along with his two Rookie of the Week honours so far this year. A pair of former Penticton Vees were also named standouts this week for Bemidji State […]

10 BCHL alums honoured with NCAA recognition

Photo credit: BSU Photo Services (Sillinger) NCAA conferences handed out weekly and monthly awards this week and the BCHL was well-represented as 10 former players from the league were honoured. Atlantic Hockey Player of the Month Nick Hutchison – Senior – Canisius College (Salmon Arm Silverbacks) Hutchison kicked his senior season into high gear in […]

Several alums named NCAA All-Stars

Several NCAA conferences have announced their year-end all-star teams and there is plenty of former BCHL talent prominently featured. Here is a quick roundup of all the BCHL alums named to conference all-star teams so far. Atlantic Hockey Blake Chirstensen (Junior, F) – American International College – First-Team All-Star The Coral Springs, Fla. native enters […]

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 […]

Sillinger talks trophies, attendance records

Led by captain and leading scorer Owen Sillinger, the Penticton Vees captured the Ron Boileau Memorial Trophy for the best record in the BCHL’s 2017-18 regular season. Sillinger can appreciate the importance of finishing at the top of the standings in the regular season, but the 5-foot-10, 180-pound forward knows there is still work to […]

Krall claims BCHLPOW honours

Powell River Kings goalie Derek Krall has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 18, the league announced Monday. Krall, an affiliate goalie who has spent the majority of this season with the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League’s Nanaimo Buccaneers, made three starts for Powell River and earned the […]

BCHL Midweek Matchup: Centennials vs. Vees

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL Communications Tonight – Merritt Centennials (16-18-2-1) at Penticton Vees (24-9-2-2) 7 p.m. at South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS WATCH LIVE ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings Penticton has won all three matchups against Merritt this year. The teams first played on opening night on Sept. […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Spruce Kings vs. Vees

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL Communications Tonight – Prince George Spruce Kings (20-12-2-4) at Penticton Vees (22-10-1-2) 7 p.m. at South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO WATCH ON HOCKEYTV Who’s Hot Penticton’s Owen Sillinger has points in his last four games with six goals and one assist […]

BCHL Game of the Week: Vees vs. Bulldogs

Contributed by Jesse Adamson for BCHL communications Tonight – Penticton Vees (19-5-1-2) @ Alberni Valley Bulldogs (8-14-2-4) 7 p.m. at Weyerhaeuser Arena in Alberni Valley. Presented by the BCIHL TICKETS FREE TO VIEW ON HOCKEYTV Previous Meetings The Penticton Vees lead the season series 2-0. In the first meeting of the season on Sept. 22, […]

Berard scores BCHLPOW nod

Powell River Kings foward Ben Berard has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Nov. 26, the league announced Monday. Berard racked up five goals and an assist in helping the Kings to a pair of wins on home ice. After scoring a goal in the first game of a […]