Playoff recap – April 1

Nolan Welsh scored twice, including the game-winner, against his former team as he led the Prince George Spruce Kings to a 4-2 road win over the Victoria Grizzlies that gives PG a 3-0 series lead. After a scoreless first period, it was Grizzlies forward Riley Hughes who opened the scoring at 1:56 of the second […]

BCHL Final Four is set

After a pair of Game 7s last night, the final four teams in the BCHL Playoffs are set as the Prince George Spruce Kings will play the Victoria Grizzlies and the Wenatchee Wild will take on the Vernon Vipers with a chance to go to the Fred Page Cup Finals. With plenty of storylines and […]

Playoff recap – March 25

Marty Westhaver scored twice, Riley Hughes had three points and Kurtis Chapman stopped 27 of 28 shots as the Victoria Grizzlies defeated the Powell River Kings 6-1 in Game 7 of their second-round series to advance to the third round. Carter Berger opened the scoring for the Grizzlies with a power-play marker with under six […]

Hughes named POW

Victoria Grizzlies forward Riley Hughes has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Mar. 24, the league announced Monday. The 2018 New York Rangers draft pick piled up one goal and six assists for seven points in Victoria’s four playoff games last week. Hughes kicked off his week with a […]

Playoff recap – March 22

Alex Newhook scored twice and Riley Hughes picked up three helpers to lead the Victoria Grizzlies to a 4-2 win over the visiting Powell River Kings that puts Victoria up 3-2 in the series. Newhook opened the scoring with the only goal of the first period and after Ryan Brushett tied the score early in […]

Reim named POW

West Kelowna Warriors forward Willie Reim has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Dec. 2, the league announced Monday. The 19-year-old native of North Oaks, Minn. had eight points in four games this week as the Warriors took three of four contests. Reim started the week by scoring the […]

Chapman named Player of the Week

Victoria Grizzlies goaltender Kurtis Chapman has been named the BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 30, the league announced Monday. Chapman was busy this week, as he faced 125 shots in three Grizzlies wins and only let in three goals. He finished the week with an eye-popping .976 save percentage and […]