5 BCHL alums earns NCAA POW honours

Photo credit: Russ Hons/UND Athletics (Scheel), CA Hill Photo (Risteau) The college hockey season is underway across the NCAA and BCHL alums are already being recognized for their play early in the season as five former players from the league were named Players of the Week in their conference. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week […]

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 […]

Risteau inks with Saints

The Merritt Centennials have announced the NCAA commitment of forward Zach Risteau to the St. Lawrence University Saints for the 2018-19 season. “We’re happy for Zach and his family on making this decision,” said Cents GM and Head Coach Joe Martin. “Zach has had a tremendous rookie campaign for us and we look forward to […]

BCHL alums live lifetime experience

BCHL alums moving on to play college hockey are afforded a unique opportunity to get an education while they show their skills on the ice in front of packed student crowds. For a lucky few, there may be added travel and experiences added into all that. The second-annual Friendship Four in Belfast, Northern Ireland is […]

Stevens earns opportunity at St. Lawrence

In his final season of Junior hockey, Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Jake Stevens appears to have taken his game to new heights that will see him far surpass his totals from last year. That early production has caught the eye of NCAA Div. I St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y. and they’ve secured his services for […]

Gleekel inks deal with Saints

The Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce to commitment of forward Cade Gleekel to the St. Lawrence University Saints for the 2017-18 season. “We’re happy for Cade to commit to the Saints program,” said Cents General Manager and Head Coach Joe Martin. “It’s still early here in the season, but I believe the staff at St. […]