Riley Brandt takes top honours at RMC

(By Ben Phillips for BCHL communications) From being the captain of the Vernon Vipers during his senior year in 2016-17 to Male Athlete of the Year in his rookie season at Royal Military College (RMC) it has been a high ride for Riley Brandt. The Trail, B.C. native wasn’t necessarily known for his scoring touch […]

Brandt suits up for RMC

Over four BCHL seasons, Riley Brandt displayed a rugged style of play, earned the captaincy of the Vernon Vipers in 2017-18 and now gets to put all that experience to work with an opportunity to play USports hockey at Royal Military College (RMC) in Kingston, Ont. this season. Brandt had nine goals and eight assists […]

BCHL Playoff recap – Monday, April 10

Duncan Campbell’s goal at 5:25 of the second period stood up as the winner for the Penticton Vees as they claimed both a 3-1 home win in Game 7 over the Vernon Vipers and a spot in the Fred Page Cup BCHL Finals. Gabe Bast continued his fine postseason, scoring his fifth goal to put […]

Around the BCHL – Saturday, Dec. 10

Ryan Steele set up two goals in the second period, including the game-winner by Trevor Cosgrove, as the Alberni Valley Bulldogs claimed a 4-2 comeback¬†win on the road over the Powell River Kings. The home side led 2-0 after one, getting goals from Jonny Evans and Jake Kohlhauser but they’d be the only pucks to […]

Bukovec’s four-goal effort nabs POW

Alberni Valley Bulldogs forward Tristan Bukovec has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 11, the league announced Monday. Bukovec went off on opening night, scoring all the ‘Dogs’ goals in a 4-1 road win over the Nanaimo Clippers. He completed his hat trick by 2:38 of the second […]

Saturday, September 10 – Around the BCHL

Justin Michaelian scored the double-overtime winner for the Victoria Grizzlies, lifting them to a 5-4 home win over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. The Grizzlies grabbed a quick 2-0 lead in the first on goals by Sage Englund and Keyvan Mokhtari. The ‘Dogs replied with Ryan Steele scoring in the first and Connor Welsh in the […]