RBC Cup – 4, count ’em

By Jason LaRose, Hockey Canada CHILLIWACK, B.C. – Will Calverley was a one-man show, scoring all four goals – including the overtime winner 4:55 into the extra period – to lead the Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL) to their first win at the 2018 RBC Cup, a 4-3 triumph over the Ottawa Jr. Senators (CCHL) on Sunday night. […]

RBC Cup – Wild over Steinbach

By Jason LaRose, Hockey Canada CHILLIWACK, B.C. – Zak Galambos and A.J. Vanderbeck scored less than four minutes apart in the third period to turn a one-goal deficit into a one-goal lead, and the Wenatchee Wild (BCHL) made it two wins in as many days at the 2018 RBC Cup with a 4-3 victory over the […]

RBC Cup – Sowder sinks Chiefs in OT

By Jason LaRose, Hockey Canada CHILLIWACK, B.C. – Lucas Sowder went end-to-end for the winner just 18 seconds into overtime, giving the Wenatchee Wild (BCHL) a 2-1 win over the Chilliwack Chiefs (BCHL) to finish the opening day of play Saturday at the 2018 RBC Cup. The game was the fifth all-BCHL match-up at Canada’s National […]

RBC Cup – team by team

The field is set for the 2018 RBC Cup with games starting this Saturday, May 12 at Prospera Centre in Chilliwack. It’s the third time in the last 10 years a BCHL team has hosted the Junior A national championship tournament after Victoria in 2009 and Vernon in 2014. There are 41 players competing in […]

Hesler claims BCHLPOW During Doyle Cup

Wenatchee Wild forward Sam Hesler has been announced as the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending May 5, the league announce Monday. Hesler started the week off helping the Wild win Game 3 of the Doyle Cup 4-3 by scoring the game-winning goal and adding an assist. His goal (seen below) helped […]

Doyle Cup Game 5 – Wild @ Saints

Cooper Zech, Josh Arnold and Matt Dorsey had a goal and an assist each, Sam Hesler added a pair of helpers and Austin Park stopped 29 of the 31 shots he faced as the Wenatchee Wild beat the Spruce Grove Saints 7-2 in Game 5 of the Doyle Cup to win the series and advance […]

Catching up with RBC host, Chilliwack Chiefs

It will be nine weeks between games for the Chilliwack Chiefs when the RBC Cup kicks off on May 12, as the host team was eliminated in the first round of the BCHL playoffs. It was back on March 11, when the Prince George Spruce Kings knocked out the Chiefs in Game 7 after a […]

Tychonick’s U18 journey, NHL Draft prep

After two successful seasons in the BCHL and a recent trip to Russia for the U18 World Championship, Penticton Vees defenceman Jonny Tychonick shifts gears as he prepares for the NHL Entry Draft in June. The Vees were eliminated in the Interior Division semifinals, allowing Tychonick to represent his country at the U18’s in Chelyabinsk and […]

Doyle Cup: need-to-know items

For the first time since 2012, the Doyle Cup will be contested between the BCHL and the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL). The Wenatchee Wild are the BCHL champions, having defeated the Prince George Spruce Kings four games to one in the league finals while the AJHL crown belongs to the Spruce Grove Saints who […]

Chiefs to don 3rd Jersey at RBC Cup

(contributed by the RBC Cup organizing committee) The RBC Cup 2018 hosted by the City of Chilliwack is truly a multicultural event. Drawing from the extensive First Nations heritage in the Upper Fraser Valley, the RBC Cup Host Committee is pleased to announce that the Chilliwack Chiefs will play in an official RBC Cup Third […]