BCHL Board of Governors approve sale of Surrey Eagles franchise

The BCHL Board of Governors has approved the sale of the Surrey Eagles to local businessmen Ron and TJ Brar. The two brothers will immediately take over operation of the team, after purchasing from outgoing Eagles owner Chuck Westgard. “My brother and I were born and raised in Surrey and that’s where our passion for […]

Shaw BCHL Playoff Recap: Apr. 5

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Langley Rivermen – 5 Victoria Grizzlies 4 (OT) On his 21st birthday, Riley Wallack potted the overtime winner on the power play just 51 seconds into the extra frame to vault the Langley Rivermen to a 5-4 win over the Victoria Grizzlies and a 2-1 series lead. Devan Nagra scored […]

Shaw BCHL Playoff Recap: Apr. 4

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Chilliwack Chiefs – 3 Coquitlam Express – 1 The goaltenders stole the show with Grant Riley making 21 saves for Chilliwack and Carter Woodside stopping 27 shots for Coquitlam, but it was the Chiefs who prevailed in a tight-checking affair by a score of 3-1 in Game 3 of their […]

Shaw BCHL Playoff Recap: Apr. 2

Nanaimo Clippers – 7 Surrey Eagles – 4 Jérémie Payant and Kai Daniells had two goals each and Sean Donaldson had a goal and two assists as the Nanaimo Clippers took Game 2 of their first round series by a score of 7-4 over the Surrey Eagles to take a 2-0 series lead. Early on, […]

Shaw BCHL Playoffs Recap: Apr. 1

Alberni Valley Bulldogs – 5 Cowichan Valley Capitals – 3 Five different Bulldogs players registered multiple points, including team captain Stephen Castagna whose goal at the 11:08 mark of the third period held up as the game winner in Alberni Valley’s 5-3 Game 1 win over Cowichan Valley. The Capitals got off to a hot […]

Coastal Conference Playoff Preview

The Interior Conference gets things started tonight in the Shaw BCHL Playoffs, but tomorrow night, the Coastal Conference begins play, so let’s break down all four matchups. #1 Alberni Valley Bulldogs vs. #8 Cowichan Valley Capitals Head-to-Head: Alberni Valley won the season series 7-2-0-0. Top Performers: Alberni Valley – F Josh Zary (55 points), F […]

Prazma, Fradette, Ardanaz named 3 Stars of the Week

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Surrey Eagles goaltender Max Prazma, Trail Smoke Eaters goaltender Evan Fradette and West Kelowna Warriors defenceman Nicolas Ardanaz have been named the BCHL 3 Stars of the Week. 1st Star – Max Prazma (G) – Surrey Eagles Prazma led the Eagles to wins in all three of his starts last […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Families of the Month: February

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods are proud to once again recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Families of the Month award. Throughout the season, the league will recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they do […]

BCHL Podcast: Mar. 4 (Shane Kuss & Ryan Tattle)

We have a very special guest on today’s episode as we caught up with the BCHL’s all-time leader in points and assists, former Surrey Eagles great Shane Kuss (2:23). We also speak with Coquitlam Express forward Ryan Tattle (20:01) whose Score for Cancer night last Saturday turned into one of the best moments of the […]

60th Anniversary Spotlight: 1990s

As we celebrate the BC Hockey League’s 60th Anniversary season, we will take a look back at the past and celebrate the teams and people that made this league what it is today. Today, we go back to the 1990s, a decade which provided stability for the ever-growing league. +++ The 1990s were another formative […]