7 BCHL players listed as Players to Watch by NHL Central Scouting

NHL Central Scouting released its initial Players to Watch list ahead of the 2022 NHL Entry draft and there are seven current BCHL players on the list. Michael Abgrall (Surrey), Eli Barnet (Victoria), Ethan Bono (Alberni Valley), Emanuelson Charbonneau (Alberni Valley), Ryan Hopkins (Penticton), Tyson Jugnauth (West Kelowna) and Joshua Niedermayer (Penticton) were listed as […]

BCHL Next Generation: Surrey Eagles

In the weeks leading up to the start of the 2021-22 regular season, we will be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the upcoming year. This will include recaps of offseason commitments and acquisitions, as well as scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Surrey Eagles. The Eagles ran away […]

BCHL updates Wenatchee Wild schedule

The BCHL announced several schedule changes today involving the Wenatchee Wild due to the extension of the border closure for people traveling into the United States from Canada. The Wild will exclusively play road games in the early part of the season and will make up their home dates in the later months. The team […]

BCHL and Shaw announce five winners for scholarship program

Photo credits: Gary Dorland (Ryan), Garrett James Photography (Katzalay, Torzsok), Jack Murray (Ho) The BCHL and Shaw Communications are proud to announce the five winners of the Shaw BCHL Scholarship Program for the 2020-21 season. This program is designed to provide graduating BCHL players with financial support to use in the next step of their […]

BCHL Podcast: May 21 (Luke Pearson, Christian Fitzgerald & Ben Brunette)

Photo credits: Chaisson Creative (Pearson), Garrett James Photography (Fitzgerald, Brunette) All week long, the BCHL has been handing out a set of awards for each pod and we caught up with a few of the winners. Our guests today include Alberni Valley Bulldog and Island Pod Top Goaltender Luke Pearson (2:51), Surrey Eagles F Christian […]

2020-21 Coquitlam Pod Award Winners

Photo credits: Garrett James Photography After polling coaches and broadcasters from the three teams in the Coquitlam Pod, the league has determined the winners of the Coquitlam Pod Awards. Coquitlam Pod Most Valuable Player Christian Fitzgerald (Surrey Eagles) – 19GP – 13G – 20A – 33PTS If there was also an award for the most […]

BC Born: Holden Katzalay

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The connection between the Burnaby Winter Club and the BC Hockey League runs deep. Over the years, countless players from BWC have made the transition to the BCHL, had success in junior and have then gone on to be top players at the next level. Currently, there are 32 players […]

BCHL Podcast: Apr. 30 (Jojo Tanaka-Campbell, Cam Keith & Andrew Seaman)

Photo credits: Lisa Mazurek (Tanaka-Campbell), Garrett James Photography (Keith, Seaman) It’s an all first-place edition of the BCHL Podcast as we check in with members of three teams that sit atop of the standings in their respective pods. Today, we catch up with Vernon Vipers forward Jojo Tanaka-Campbell (2:05), Surrey Eagles head coach Cam Keith […]

Katzalay nets Player of the Week honours

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Surrey Eagles forward Holden Katzalay has been named the FortisBC BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Apr. 25. The Vancouver, B.C. native had eight points in just three games last week, scoring three times and adding five assists in three Eagles wins. Last Monday, Katzalay had a […]

Save-On-Foods Billet Family of the Week

The BCHL and Save-On-Foods have partnered to recognize billet families from across the league for going the extra mile to support BCHL players off the ice with the Billet Family of the Week award. Throughout the season, we will be going pod-by-pod to recognize one billet family from each team and the outstanding work they […]