4 alums garner NCAA awards

In one of the most diverse crops of weekly NCAA awards winners from the BCHL ranks yet, four league alums took home recognition this week across three different NCAA conferences. Another unique point this week is three of the four BCHL grads are goalies. Quinnipiac netminder and Vernon Vipers alum Andrew Shortridge took the ECAC […]

Huge week for BCHL alums

Most weeks of the college hockey season, at least one BCHL graduates is recognized with a conference player of the week award. But sometimes, there are so many at once it’s hard to recognize them all properly. Such is the case this week as five BCHL alums have earned conference player of the week honours. […]

BCHL Playoffs: Tuesday, April 12

The West Kelowna Warriors are Finals-bound after Kylar Hope’s wraparound effort with just 57 seconds to go in the first overtime session delivered a 3-2 home victory over the Nanaimo Clippers. After surrendering the first goal of the game to Nanaimo’s Matt Hoover, West Kelowna replied with tallies from Hope and Jonathan Desbiens to take a 2-1 […]

Rempal takes POW Honours

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL Communications) Nanaimo Clippers forward Sheldon Rempal has been named the BCHL’s Player of the Week for the week ending April 3, the league announced Monday. Rempal scored three goals and an assist in two games, as he helped the Clippers defeat the West Kelowna Warriors, 4-1 in their second game […]

BCHL Playoffs: Saturday, April 2

The Chilliwack Chiefs joined the Nanaimo Clippers and West Kelowna Warriors in what is now a three-way tie as each team has one of three wins necessary to reach the Fred Page Cup Finals. After a scoreless first period, the visiting Chiefs opened the scoring in the second frame, with Jake Smith scoring his fourth of […]

BCHL Playoffs: Thursday, March 31

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) The Nanaimo Clippers overcame a 1-0 deficit on the road to get a huge win over the West Kelowna Warriors, and are now one-third of the way to clinching a berth in the Fred Page Cup Finals. After Connor Sodergren opened the scoring for the home team 16:06 into […]

Renwick commits to Alaska-Anchorage

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL Communications) One of the Nanaimo Clippers veterans will take a well-followed path to continue his hockey career at the collegiate level. Forward Corey Renwick has committed to the University of Alaska-Anchorage Seawolves of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA,) for the 2016-17 season. The 6-foot-1, 190-pound forward has played four […]

BCHL Playoffs: Saturday, March 19

The Penticton Vees didn’t make it easy on themselves, but Scott Conway answered the call when it mattered most, as his game-tying goal at 19:01 of the third period set the stage for an incredible finish. At 5:57 of overtime, Conway scored the winners thanks to assists from Nicholas Jones and Luke Voltin. The Vees […]

2015-16 1st, 2nd, Rookie Teams named

Just as Round 2 of the BC Ford Dealers Road to the Fred Page Cup BCHL Playoffs get started tonight, the league is announcing its All-Star Teams for the 2015-16 season. The results come from polling of BCHL play-by-play broadcasters. BCHL 1st Team All-Stars: F – Tyson Jost, Penticton Vees F – Sheldon Rempal, Nanaimo […]

Round 2 Series Previews

(Submitted by Alex Hoegler, BCHL communications) The Divisional finals start this Friday. Here is a preview for each series and key players to watch closely as we near puck drop. Mainland Chilliwack Chiefs (1) vs. (2) Wenatchee Wild How they got there: Chilliwack swept the Coquitlam Express in the opening round, and have been off […]