Cariboo Cougars lead 5 BCMML teams headed to Mac’s

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  November 14, 2017 The Cariboo Cougars are leading a contingent of five BCMML teams that will be making the trek to Calgary over the Christmas break, to compete in the prestigious Mac’s AAA Midget Tournament. The Cougars lead a group made up of the top five in current league standings – followed by the […]

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U17 USA jump out to early lead and hang on for gold

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  November 11, 2017 Fort St. John, BC Jason La Rose DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Cole Caufield scored a hat trick, Jack Hughes added four points to his tournament-leading total and the United States claimed a fifth gold medal at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge with a 6-4 win over Canada Red on Saturday night. […]

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U17 Czech rally and down Canada White for Bronze

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  November 11, 2017 Fort St. John, BC Jason La Rose   DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Matej Toman scored in the first period, Michal Teply added the game-winner in the second and the Czech Republic survived a frantic third period to beat Canada White 2-1 and win the bronze medal Saturday at the 2017 World […]

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U17 Worlds, Russia come back for 5-3 W over Canada Red

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  November 7, 2017 Fort St. John, BC Jason La Rose Egor Spiridonov got the game-winner midway through the second period, and Russia scored the last four goals of the game to beat Canada Red 5-3 and finish a perfect preliminary round Tuesday at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. The Russians were the lone […]

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U17 Worlds, USA rally for 5-4 W over Canada Black

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  November 7, 2017 Dawson Creek, BC Despite being badly outshot over the first two periods, 17-5 and 14-6, the Canada Black U17 team held a 2-1 lead going into the third against the high flying Americans, but were ultimately downed by a four goal outburst by the US in the final twenty. Again, BC […]

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Kelowna Rockets’ Lind leads WHL in 7-0 W vs Russia

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    November 6, 2017 Moose Jaw, SK – Kelowna Rockets forward Kole Lind led the way with two goals and an assist as six different players had multi-point outputs in a 7-0 Team WHL victory in Game 1 of the 2017 CIBC Canada Russia Series in Moose Jaw. Lind, a Vancouver Canucks prospect, joined another […]

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BC U18 Women bring home bronze, in OT

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  November 5, 2017 BC Hockey For the second year in a row, Team BC brings home the bronze medal at the 2017 National Women’s U18 Championship wrapping up November 5 in Quebec City. The team defeated Team Saskatchewan in overtime 2 – 1. Jenna Buglioni (Port Moody, BC) opened the game scoring midway through […]

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Pat Quinn Classic Burnaby peewee-bantam tourney expanding

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  October 31, 2017 Burnaby, B.C. – Almost 40 minor hockey teams from across North America are coming to Burnaby in December to compete in the third annual Pat Quinn Classic.   The 2017 tournament, December 27-30, features 38 teams in three divisions – Peewee AAA Elite, Bantam AAA, and Bantam AAA Elite. Teams from as […]

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WHL Cup – Day 4: BC and Alberta will play in final

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  October 21, 2017 by Robert Murray The semi-finals Saturday at the 2017 Western Hockey League Cup were a replay of the Friday matchups, with Alberta and B.C. emerging victorious once again, sending them to Sunday’s gold medal final. Saskatchewan 0 at British Columbia 6 BC defeated Saskatchewan 7-0 in semi-final action at the WHL […]

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Dylan Cozens heads south to BC for hockey

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  Dylan Cozens is among the eight players recently named to Team Canada U17 Rosters. Here’s a bit of background on Dylan – who left Whitehorse at 14 to pursue his hockey dreams, originally published July 28, 2017 on Hockey Canada website.   By Taylor Crosby It’s a dilemma faced by Canadian hockey families every […]

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8 BC players among 66 chosen for Hockey Canada U17 teams

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Dennis Pajot/Getty Images October 16, 2017 Sixty-six players have been chosen to represent Canada at the 2017 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, November 5-11 in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C. One goaltender, three defencemen and five forwards with BC connections are among the picks. Of these eight, one is currently playing Major Midget, three […]

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32nd Chilliwack Bantam – NAX win Championship

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    October 9, 2017 The 32th Annual Chilliwack Bantam AAA tournament wrapped up this afternoon, with Northern Alberta Extreme winning the Elite Division championship with a 6-2 victory over OHA Penticton. In the AAA division, Delta White shutout Calgary 6-0. In the semi-finals Sunday evening, Northern Alberta downed cross-town rivals OHA Edmonton 6-4; while OHA […]

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32nd Chilliwack Bantam AAA Elite semis set

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    October 8, 2017 The Elite Division semi-finals are now set for the 32th Annual Chilliwack Bantam AAA tournament. The games will get underway Sunday afternoon, with OHA Penticton facing St. Georges, and OHA Edmonton facing Northern Alberta – all CSSHL Academy teams.. In the Elite Division – four teams – OHA Penticton, St. […]

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32nd Chilliwack Bantam AAA Midway

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    October 6, 2017 The 32th Annual Chilliwack Bantam AAA tournament is underway, featuring  24 top bantam teams from across Western Canada and the US, competing in two divisions – Elite and AAA. As has been the trend for the past three years, top ranked Canadian Sports School Hockey League Bantam Academy teams are […]

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32nd Chilliwack Bantam AAA Tourney Gets Underway

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    October 5, 2017 The 32th Annual Chilliwack Bantam AAA tournament kicks off today, officially signaling the beginning of a new season for top bantam prospects across Western Canada and the US. This year the tournament features 24 teams competing in two divisions – Elite and AAA, and attracts top WHL and Jr. A […]

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Canada downs Slovaks 6-1 at Hlinka

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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 […]

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Russians down Canada in shootout at Hlinka opener

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    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. […]

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