Stief takes offer to Canisius

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) Being a force at both ends of the ice has rewards, including the chance to play at both ends of the continent. Prince George Spruce Kings defenceman Matthew Stief has committed to playing for NCAA Div. I Canisius College of the Atlantic Hockey Association (AHA) for 2016-17. A native […]

Spruce Kings open spring camp

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) The Prince George Spruce Kings look at their upcoming spring camp as an important component in addressing last season’s shortcomings and hope it will unearth some players who will help them rebound to playoff contention. Head coach Chad Van Diemen’s first season behind the bench didn’t go as he […]

Road to Tampa Bay starts Friday

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) The NCAA Div. I opening round, and the road to the Frozen Four in Tampa Bay, Fla., gets going Friday and BCHL graduates will take their fair share of the spotlight. All told, 56 BCHL alums (eight of whom are NHL draft picks, noted below with italics) will feature in […]

Brubacher accepts offer to RIT

It’s been a well-worn path from Powell River to the NCAA and Kings defenceman Adam Brubacher is the latest to travel it. Brubacher has committed to play Div. I hockey next season for the Tigers of Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). The blueliner has earned a reputation this season, which will be his lone BCHL campaign, […]