BCHL sets new mark of 164 college committed players from 2018-19 season

With a recent flurry of college commitments for next year, the BCHL has now reached 164 players committed from the 2018-19 season, eclipsing the previous high of 161 set in 2017-18. 150 of these commitments are to NCAA Division I schools. The others are for Division III and Canadian University programs. With players still signing […]

Millette commits to Moncton

Before debuting in the BCHL in 2016-17, Quebec-born forward Vincent Millette played his youth hockey exclusively in French-speaking parts of the country. After three years out west, he will have a chance to dust off his French as he has committed to the University of Moncton Aigles Bleus for the 2019-20 season. Millette, who is […]

Noble heading to Royal Military College

Photo credit: Kyle Robinson With a rich military history in his family, Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Cole Noble is looking to continue that tradition as he announced his commitment to play for the Royal Military College (RMC) Paladins in the 2019-20 season. Noble’s two great-grandfathers, one of his grandfathers and three great-uncles were all a part […]

Chapman commits to Mount Royal

Victoria Grizzlies goalie Kurtis Chapman joined the team midway through the 2017-18 season and immediately became a standout goalie in the BCHL. He entered the record books after his first season, posting the 10th-best save percentage all-time with a mark of .930. He managed to bump himself out of the top-10 by finishing with even […]

Harrogate commits to Mustangs

Penticton Vees forward Brendan Harrogate spent three season in the CHL’s Ontario Hockey League (OHL) and before that he played in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League (GOJHL). After he wraps up the 2018-19 season with the Vees, the 21-year-old will be heading back to his home province as he has committed to the University […]

Welsh to play for Tigers

After a mid-season trade from Alberni Valley to Trail, Connor Welsh made the most of the opportunity and now has a place to play next season as well. The seven goals and 17 assists Welsh posted in Trail with the Smoke Eaters, combined with the 5-5-10 he had in Alberni Valley before the transaction, gave […]

Zorn commits to Concordia

The route to get there was a bit different, but Zach Zorn’s commitment to Concordia University in Montreal will see him meet up with a former BCHL teammate. Zorn has inked with the USports program in Montreal for next season and when he arrives at Concordia, his former Merritt Centennials teammate Colin Grannary will be […]

Lucchini inks with York

The final tour of the BCHL was by far the best for Trail Smoke Eaters defenceman Jeremy Lucchini and it’s landed him a university hockey future at York University. Lucchini will suit up for the Lions in the coming USports season after posting career highs with five goals and 35 assists for 40 points while […]

Babych commits to Calgary

After beginning his Junior hockey career in Calgary, Nanaimo Clippers forward Cal Babych will return there to get going with USports hockey. The North Vancouver native will play for the Dinos at the University of Calgary starting in the coming season. His first taste of Junior came in the 2013-14 Western Hockey League (WHL) season […]

Wesley to play at Windsor

A proven point producer over his BCHL career, Surrey Eagles forward John Wesley has parlayed that resume into an opportunity at the University of Windsor. Wesley will play for the Lancers starting next season after posting 37 goals an 31 assists for 68 points in 56 games this past season. His 37 goals tied him […]