NCAA Roundup: 6 alumni earn weekly, monthly honours

We flipped the calendar to February this week, which means we have monthly NCAA conference awards to go along with our usual weekly recognitions. This week, six former BCHL players were honoured, including a defenceman who took home a weekly and monthy award. We recap it all in the NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier […]

NCAA Roundup: Nine alums earn weekly, monthly NCAA honours

Over the past week, nine former BCHL players were honoured with weekly and monthly awards in the NCAA, including a Vernon Vipers alumnus who was named conference Player of the Month, Forward of the Week and National Player of the Month. We recap it all in this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. […]

Alumni Update – Oct. 30

It has been the busiest week of the season as far as BCHL alumni being named conference players of the week as four individuals picked up honours. Penticton Vees product Colton Poolman is defenceman of the week in the NCHC with North Dakota, former Salmon Arm Silverbacks star Taro Hirose is Big 10 player of […]

52 alums shine in Ivy League ECAC Hockey

The BCHL’s Smart Hockey slogan has proven true yet again with the release of the ECAC Hockey conference’s all-academic players, which includes those at Ivy League programs. In all, 51 BCHL graduates were highlighted and several were making the grade for a second, third or fourth time. Players are eligible for the all-academic team if […]

Christopoulos, Marshall earn conference nods

More BCHL-trained goalies are continuing to shine in the NCAA this season. Already having been recognized once this season for his stellar play, Alberni Valley Bulldogs alumnus Billy Christopoulos of Air Force took another weekly conference award. Just one puck got past the Raleigh, N.C. native as the Falcons picked up two road wins over […]

Lee accepts offer to RPI

With a full BCHL season under his belt plus a trip to the league final last season, it didn’t take much more on the hockey resume this season for Chilliwack Chiefs forward Tommy Lee to land an NCAA Div. I spot at RPI. The Calgary product has committed to play at the Troy, N.Y.-based school […]

Marshall Commits to RPI

After two seasons in the BCHL, Trail Smoke Eaters Goaltender Linden Marshall will take his hockey career to the college level. The 6-foot-3 netminder has committed to the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Engineers for the 2017-18 NCAA Div. I season. RPI is based out of Troy, N.Y. and play in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference […]

Payne earns NCAA future with Engineers

Using a 6-foot-2, 200-pound frame, Langley Rivermen forward Gavin Payne has added the elements to his game necessary to make an impact in college hockey. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) must think so as well because they’ve secured his services for their NCAA Div. I program for next season. Payne has posted 16 goals and 21 […]

Stout secures NCAA future at RPI

Sidelined with an injury since late October, Owen Stout’s production through the early part of the season has still be enough to convince Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) to offer him a scholarship. Stout has produced 6-17-23 in 17 games but has not hit the ice with the Coquitlam Express since Oct. 23. He started the […]

Reilly headed to RPI

Having secured a BCHL goalie for the coming season, NCAA Div. I RPI has added another BCHL piece to its back end. Nanaimo Clippers defenceman Will Reilly has committed to play for the Engineers in the coming season, joining Wenatchee Wild netminder and Detroit Red Wings draft pick Chase Perry, who committed to RPI in […]