Playoff recap – March 24

Chad Sasaki had a goal and an assist, including the game-winner in overtime, as the Wenatchee Wild beat the Cowichan Valley Capitals 4-3 to win Game 6 and advance to the Interior Division finals. Cowichan had the advantage early as Preston Brodziak scored the lone first-period goal and David Melaragni notched his fifth of the […]

Playoff recap – March 20

Jagger Williamson had a goal and an assist and Aidan Porter made 24 saves as the Vernon Vipers came back from 2-0 down to beat the Trail Smoke Eaters 3-2 in Game 4 to even their second-round series 2-2. Owen Ozar and Carter Jones each scored for Trail less than a minute apart late in […]

Playoff update – March 11

Lucas Sowder scored  a natural hat trick as part of a four-goal second period for the Wenatchee Wild as they claimed a 6-3 win in Game 7 over the West Kelowna Warriors. The visitors took a 2-0 lead after 20 minutes on goals less than a minute apart by Lucas Cullen and Willie Reim but […]

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 […]

Campbell takes POW honours

Victoria Grizzlies forward Alexander Campbell has been named the BCHL Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. Campbell and the rest of the Grizzlies picked up right where they left off in the regular season, scoring 13 goals in their opening two games of the playoffs against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. The 18-year-old finished […]

Playoff Recap – Feb. 28

The BCHL Playoffs are only one game in and there has already been a huge upset. Pierce Diamond stopped 40 of 41 shots and Niko Esposito-Selivanov had two goals and two assists as the Cowichan Valley Capitals beat the Penticton Vees 4-1 in Game 1 of their Interior Division playoff matchup. Capitals forward Paul Selleck […]

LaFontaine takes BCHLPOW

Penticton Vees goalie Jack LaFontaine has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 20, the league announced Monday. LaFontaine turned aside 111 of 116 shots over three road games, each of which the Vees won in the shootout where the netminder was just as good as he made 16 […]