NCAA Roundup: Mar. 3

The goalies took the spotlight yet again this week with former BCHL players taking home three Goaltender of the Month awards. Seven players in total were honoured, so get caught up with this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. Hockey East Goaltender of the Month Vincent Duplessis – Sophomore – Boston University (Merritt […]

NCAA Roundup: Feb. 23

Six BCHL alumni made the cut for weekly awards in the NCAA this week, including a goaltender honoured for the third week in a row and the fourth time overall this year. Get caught up in this week’s edition of the NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. Atlantic Hockey Goaltender of the Week Tommy […]

NCAA Roundup: 6 BCHL alumni get weekly conference award recognition

This week, there were six BCHL alumni who were recognized with NCAA weekly conference awards, including three former Penticton Vees. Read up on all six players in this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. +++ Hockey East Player of the Week Jay O’Brien – Junior – Boston University (Penticton Vees) O’Brien finished the […]

NCAA Roundup: 4 alumni named weekly conference award winners

Last week, the goalies took the spotlight in the NCAA as three of the four BCHL alumni that won weekly conference awards were netminders. Find out who in this week’s NCAA Roundup, presented by Johnston Meier Insurance. +++ ECAC Hockey Player of the Week Alexander Campbell – Sophomore – Clarkson University (Victoria Grizzlies) Campbell recorded […]

BCHL Podcast: Nov. 19 (Hobie Hedquist, Carter Wilkie & Tom Williamson)

On today’s episode, we talk to Alberni Valley Bulldogs goaltender Hobie Hedquist (3:12), Rochester Institute of Technology freshman and former Chilliwack Chief and West Kelowna Warrior Carter Wilkie (12:27), as well as Tom Williamson who played in the BCHL from 1966 to 1968 for the Vernon Blades and the Vernon Essos (27:31). Subscribe and listen: […]

NCAA Roundup: 7 alumni claim weekly awards

The NCAA season is in full swing and BCHL alumni have been consistently producing since the puck was dropped last month. Last week was no different as seven former BCHL players claimed weekly awards in their respective conferences. ECAC Hockey Player of the Week Ben Berard – Junior – Cornell University (Powell River Kings) Berard […]

NCAA Roundup: Mar. 4

After just one former BCHL player was honoured with a conference award last week, things have picked up again with both weekly and monthly hardware being handed out this week. A total of eight different players earned conference awards, including several players who double dipped with multiple honours and a pair of goalies who were […]

LaFontaine and Scheel named finalists for Richter Award

Photo credit: Mark Kuhlmann (Scheel) Penticton Vees alums Jack LaFontaine and Adam Scheel have both been named finalists for the Mike Richter Award, given to the NCAA’s top goaltender. The Hockey Commissioner’s Association released a “Watch List” of 35 names at the start of the month, but have narrowed that list down to nine finalists. […]

Alumni Profile: Jasper Weatherby

Photo credits: Mark Kuhlmann, Russ Hons (North Dakota), Garrett James Photography (Wenatchee) Jasper Weatherby is currently in his junior season at the University of North Dakota, after having played two years with the Wenatchee Wild from 2016 to 2018. At just 23 years of age, Weatherby has accomplished a lot already in his young life. […]

BCHL Podcast: Feb. 18 (Jasper Weatherby & Owen Sillinger)

This week, we catch up with another pair of BCHL alums having great seasons in the NCAA. First up, we are joined by University of North Dakota forward and Wenatchee Wild alum Jasper Weatherby. The 23-year-old San Jose Sharks draft pick is a former BCHL leading scorer and MVP and is coming off a four-point […]