BCHL Next Generation: Vernon Vipers

All summer we’ll be going team-by-team to profile new players coming in for the 2020-21 season with recaps of offseason commits and acquisitions. We will also have interviews and scouting reports from the coaches. Next up is the Vernon Vipers. The forced shutdown of the BCHL Playoffs in March affected the entire league, but the […]

5 winners announced for Shaw BCHL Scholarship Program

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography The BCHL and Shaw Communications are proud to announce the five winners of the Shaw BCHL Scholarship Program. This scholarship is designed to provide current BCHL players the opportunity to apply for funds as they continue their academic careers. After gathering submissions throughout the regular season, Shaw and the BCHL […]

Tanaka-Campbell named CJHL Academic Player of the Year

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Vernon Vipers forward Jojo Tanaka-Campbell has been named the CJHL’s Academic Player of the Year for 2019-20. Hockey Canada made the announcement Thursday as part of their CJHL year-end awards. The 19-year-old enjoyed a solid rookie campaign with the Vipers, notching seven goals and 19 assists for 26 points in […]

NHL 20 Playoff Simulation: ‘Backs vs. Vipers

Only one spot remains in the simulated Fred Page Cup Final. Ethan Langenegger and the Salmon Arm Silverbacks take on Trey Taylor and the Vernon Vipers in the Interior Division Final. Who will punch their ticket to the championship round? This NHL 20 simulation is powered by Shaw.

NHL 20 Playoff Simulation: Vipers vs. Vees

One of the fiercest rivalries in the BCHL is renewed as Trey Taylor and the Vernon Vipers faceoff against Conner Hutchison and the Penticton Vees in Round 2 of the NHL 20 BCHL Playoffs Simulation, powered by Shaw.

Players, teams launch NHL 20 simulation of Shaw BCHL Playoffs

Due to the disappointment felt across the league after the Shaw BCHL Playoffs were cancelled, the BCHL has partnered with its players and its teams to create a simulation of the remainder of the postseason using EA Sports NHL 20. After the eight remaining BCHL playoff teams were created in the game, each team selected […]

Holt named Subway POW

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Vernon Vipers forward Dawson Holt has been named the Subway BCHL Player of the Week for the week ending Mar. 8. The 21-year-old from Saskatoon, Sask. registered two goals and seven assists for nine points in three games last week, helping the Vipers to a 4-1 series win over the […]

Playoff recap: Mar. 6

Cowichan Valley Capitals – 2 Powell River Kings – 1 (OT) Matthew Crasa’s fourth of the playoffs tied the game in the final minute and Luc Wilson’s power-play goal in overtime clinched the series as the Cowichan Valley Capitals beat the Powell River Kings 2-1 to win their opening-round series in five games. Ethan Schmunk […]

Playoff recap: Mar. 4

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Penticton Vees – 5 West Kelowna Warriors – 4 (OT) The Penticton Vees are moving on to the second round thanks to late-game heroics from Carson Kosobud and Jackson Niedermayer as they beat the West Kelowna Warriors 5-4 in overtime to take the series in five games. The Vees defencemen […]

Playoff recap: Mar. 3

Photo credit: Garrett James Photography Coquitlam Express – 5 Langley Rivermen – 4 (OT) Josh Wildauer scored twice in the third period, but it was Danny Peason who played hero in this one, scoring his first of the postseason 7:49 into overtime to give the Coquitlam Express the 5-4 win over the Langley Rivermen and […]