Canada downs Slovaks 6-1 at Hlinka

in tournaments, Other News

August 9, 2017 In their first two games, the Slovaks were able to give their opponents a tough battle for one period before succumbing to superior talent. Again overmatched talent-wise, they did their best to keep the result respectable. Again the first period was the Slovaks’ best, with Canada holding a relatively narrow 8-6 advantage […]

Read More »

Russians down Canada in shootout at Hlinka opener

in tournaments, Other News

    August 7, 2017 Bratislava, Slovakia – Akil Thomas (Niagara IceDogs) tied the score in the third period to force overtime but Russia prevailed in a shootout as Ruslan Iskakov found the back of the net twice, tallying the winning goal in a 4-3 decision to open the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament in Bratislava, Slovakia. […]

Read More »

32nd Chilliwack International Challenge Cup Bantam lineup set

in tournaments, Other News

  August 8, 2017 The lineup for one of the best known and most heavily scouted bantam A1 tournaments in Western Canada, the Chilliwack International Challenge Cup, has been released. This year marks the 32nd edition of the tournament, which is hosted by the parents of the Chilliwack Bantam AAA team, and features many of the best […]

Read More »

Telus Cup, Cape Breton downs Blizzard in OT for Championship

in tournaments

  April 30, 2017 by Jason La Rose PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – Logan Chisholm tied the game with 5:51 left in the third period and then won it 5:39 into overtime, giving the Cape Breton West Islanders a historic TELUS Cup with a come-from-behind 5-4 win over the Blizzard du Séminaire Saint-François on Sunday afternoon. […]

Read More »

Telus Cup, Cougars need a win and some help to advance

in tournaments

    April 29, 2017 PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. After a promising 4-3 win over the Cape Breton Warriors on Wednesday, the BC Major Midget Champion and Telus Cup host, Cariboo Cougars moved to 1-1-1 and kept their hopes of advancing to the playoff round alive. However, after a disappointing 6-1 loss Thursday night vs Quebec […]

Read More »

Telus Cup, ISS Players to Watch

in tournaments

April 24, 2017 by ISS Hockey Prince George – Who will be looked upon in the dying minutes of a tie game? Who will be counted upon to provide leadership on the long road to a national title? Who will make the key pass? Score the big goal? Make the huge save? International Scouting Services […]

Read More »

Telus Cup, Cougars tie Pats 3-3 in Game 2

in tournaments

    MASER SALVAGES DRAW FOR COUGARS WITH LATE GOAL April 25, 2017 By Jason La Rose Prince George.BC  – Tyler Maser scored his second goal of the game with 3:18 to go, earning the Cariboo Cougars a single point in a 3-3 tie with the Regina Pat Canadians on Tuesday night at the 2017 […]

Read More »

A look back: 2001 National Midget Championship

in tournaments

  A look back at the 2001 Air Canada Cup, the last time Canada’s National Midget Championship came to Prince George April 24, 2017 by Paul Edmonds The bus ride was uneventful, but memorable, probably the way most trips on the ‘Iron Lung’ should be when you’re 16 and travelling from home to another city […]

Read More »

Telus Cup, Leduc take Pacific banner vs Cougars

in tournaments

  April 24, 2017 By Jason La Rose HESSE STOPS 39, LEADS OIL KINGS TO WIN AND REGIONAL TITLE PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – Easton Hesse was lights-out between the pipes, turning aside 39 of 40 shots to backstop the Leduc Oil Kings to a 4-1 win over the Cariboo Cougars to finish the opening day […]

Read More »

BCMML, Pacific banner on line in Telus Cup opener

in tournaments

  April 21, 2017 By Ted Clarke, Prince George Citizen The Cariboo Cougars’ first game at the Telus Cup Monday night against the Leduc Chrysler Oil Kings will be a banner occasion. That game will decide who gets to wave the flag as Pacific region midget hockey champions. In a typical year, the respective league […]

Read More »

U18 Team Canada downed in World QFs

in tournaments, Other News

  April 20, 2017 By Jason La Rose – SPISSKA NOVA VES, Slovakia – Ian Scott (Calgary, Alta./Prince Albert, WHL) made 27 saves, but Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team had its run at the 2017 IIHF U18 World Championship come to an end with a 7-3 quarter-final loss to Sweden on Thursday. Matthew Strome (Mississauga, […]

Read More »

Team Canada names first 18 on World Roster

in tournaments, Other News

  Duchene, O’Reilly in position to three-peat as world champions   April 18, 2017 Calgary – The first 18 players announced to the Team Canada roster for the 2017 IIHF World Championship have collectively amassed international hardware from some of the game’s marquee events, including the IIHF World Junior Championship, IIHF World Championship, and Olympic Winter […]

Read More »

Canada U18s down Slovaks in OT

in tournaments, Other News

    April 15, 2017 Poprad, Slovakia By Jason La Rose Stelio Mattheos (Winnipeg, Man./Brandon, WHL) scored his second goal of the game at 2:38 of overtime, sending Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team to a 4-3 win over Slovakia on Saturday at the 2017 IIHF U18 World Championship. With the Canadians controlling the puck in […]

Read More »

Canada U18s open with 4-1 W vs Latvia

in tournaments, Other News

    April 13, 2017 Poprad, Slovakia MacKenzie Entwistle (Hamilton Bulldogs) had a goal and an assist to lead Canada to a 4-1 victory over Latvia to open their 2017 World Under-18 Hockey Championship schedule. Stelio Mattheos (Brandon Wheat Kings) scored a first period penalty shot as the two sides came out of the first […]

Read More »

Anderson-Dolan to Captain Canada at World U18 Hockey Championship

in tournaments, Other News

April 12, 2017   POPRAD, Slovakia – Jaret Anderson-Dolan (09.12.99, Calgary, Edge Prep, Spokane Chiefs) will wear the ‘C’ on his Team Canada jersey at the 2017 IIHF U18 World Championship in Poprad and Spisska Nova Ves, Slovakia, April 13-23. Alternate captains are Stelio Mattheos (06.14.99, Winnipeg, Winnipeg Wild Midget AAA, Brandon Wheat Kings) and Maxime […]

Read More »

38th KIMMT – NAX downs Yale 3-2 in final

in tournaments, Other News

  January 15, 2017 In a very strange twist of fate at this year’s Kelowna International Elite Midget Tournament, Northern Alberta Extreme ended up in the final vs the Yale U18 Lions, and won the tournament 3-2, in a tightly contested game Sunday afternoon. The oddity happened the night before, following the semi-final game vs […]

Read More »

38th Kelowna Elite Midget Tourney leaders emerging

in tournaments, Other News

  January 13, 2017 After two days, and three of the five round robin games played, leaders are emerging in 38th Annual BDO Kelowna International Elite Midget Tournament. In the six team Coast Capri division, arguably the more competitive of the two divisions, four teams are tied with 2-1-0 records and six points – OHA […]

Read More »

38th Kelowna Elite Midget Tourney set to go

in tournaments, Other News

  January 9, 2017 Twelve elite midget teams will be battling for honors when the 38th Annual BDO Kelowna International Elite Midget Tournament kicks off Wednesday. Ontario’s Burlington Eagles will meet OHA Red at 1:30 PM at Rutland East in the opener. The tournament is hosted by the Kelowna Fripps Warehousing Tier 1 Rockets. This year’s […]

Read More »

WJC – USA prevails in shootout for Gold – game recap

in tournaments, Other News

  January 6, 2017 Game recap by Andrew Podnieks Troy Terry has done it again. He was the only scorer of ten shootout shooters tonight, giving the USA the gold medal in an incredible 5-4 win over Canada. Just 24 hours ago, he scored three goals in a shootout to defeat Russia and advance to today’s championship […]

Read More »