BCHL College Commitments

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August 24, 2017

Here’s the list of 147 BCHL players from the 2016-2017 season who have NCAA commitments for the coming season and next.

Penticton leads the pack with 19 commitments, followed by Wenatachee – 15, Langley and Chilliwack – 13, and Victoria and Vernon – 11.

In the next group, Alberni, Coquitlam, Merritt, Nanaimo, Surrey and Powell River with 7; West Kelowna  – 6, Cowichan Valley and Trail – 5, Prince George – 4 and Salmon Arm 3.


2016-17 Season

1 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Brody Claeys Alaska-Anchorage (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
2 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Trevor Cosgrove Colgate (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
3 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Henry Marshall Colgate (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
4 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Darren Rizzolo Northeastern (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
5 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Jordan Sandhu Arizona State (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
6 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Carson Schamerhorn VIU (BCIHL) 2017-18
7 Alberni Valley Bulldogs Jake Witkowski Boston University (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
8 Chilliwack Chiefs Olivier Arseneau UPEI (USports) 2017-18
9 Chilliwack Chiefs Colin Bernard Sacred Heart (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
10 Chilliwack Chiefs Will Calverley RIT (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
11 Chilliwack Chiefs Justin Dixson Massachusetts (NCAA Div. I) TBA
12 Chilliwack Chiefs Kale Kane AIC (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
13 Chilliwack Chiefs Jordan Kawaguchi North Dakota (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
14 Chilliwack Chiefs Connor McCarthy Clarkson (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
15 Chilliwack Chiefs Kohen Olischefski Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
16 Chilliwack Chiefs Aaron O’Neill Lake Forest (NCAA Div. III) 2017-18
17 Chilliwack Chiefs Mark Sinclair Alabama-Huntsville (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
18 Chilliwack Chiefs Jake Smith Michigan State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
19 Chilliwack Chiefs Carver Watson Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
20 Chilliwack Chiefs Nolan Zweep Western New England (NCAA Div. III) 2017-18
21 Coquitlam Express Cam Bertsch Simon Fraser (BCIHL) 2017-18
22 Coquitlam Express David Giunta Bentley (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
23 Coquitlam Express Blake Hayward Union (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
24 Coquitlam Express Sam Kozlowski RIT (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
25 Coquitlam Express Luca Leone U. of Toronto (USports) 2017-18
26 Coquitlam Express Mitch Newsome Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
27 Coquitlam Express Owen Stout RPI (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
28 Cowichan Valley Capitals Chris Harpur Niagara (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
29 Cowichan Valley Capitals Max Newton Alaska (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
30 Cowichan Valley Capitals Josh Owings Adrian College (NCAA Div. III) 2017-18
31 Cowichan Valley Capitals Mitch Skapski Ryerson (USports) 2017-18
32 Cowichan Valley Capitals Ben Verrall York (USports) 2017-18
33 Langley Rivermen Ryan Barrow Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
34 Langley Rivermen Frank Boie Holy Cross (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
35 Langley Rivermen Brendan Budy Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2019-20
36 Langley Rivermen Alec Capstick Notre Dame (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
37 Langley Rivermen Angus Crookshank New Hampshire (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
38 Langley Rivermen Bo Didur Penn State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
39 Langley Rivermen Andrew Dumaresque Holy Cross (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
40 Langley Rivermen McKay Flanagan Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
41 Langley Rivermen Cameron Ginnetti Clarkson (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
42 Langley Rivermen Max Kaufman Vermont (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
43 Langley Rivermen Cooper Leitch Lakehead (USports) 2017-18
44 Langley Rivermen Gavin Payne RPI (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
45 Langley Rivermen Reid Yochim Princeton (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
46 Merritt Centennials Zach Court Nebraska-Omaha (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
47 Merritt Centennials Cade Gleekel St. Lawrence (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
48 Merritt Centennials Brett Jewell Yale (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
49 Merritt Centennials Zach Metsa Quinnipiac (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
50 Merritt Centennials Michael Regush Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
51 Merritt Centennials Zach Risteau St. Lawrence (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
52 Merritt Centennials Tyler Ward Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
53 Nanaimo Clippers Jamie Collins Clarkson (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
54 Nanaimo Clippers Matt Creamer Quinnipiac (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
55 Nanaimo Clippers Lucas Finner Ferris State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
56 Nanaimo Clippers Marcus Joseph Sacred Heart (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
57 Nanaimo Clippers Will LeNeave Union (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
58 Nanaimo Clippers Ben Solin Harvard (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
59 Nanaimo Clippers Ben Taylor Brown (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
60 Penticton Vees Ty Amonte Boston University (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
61 Penticton Vees Jamie Armstrong Northeastern (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
62 Penticton Vees Duncan Campbell Queen’s (USports) 2017-18
63 Penticton Vees Grant Cruikshank Wisconsin (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
64 Penticton Vees Kenny Johnson Michigan (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
65 Penticton Vees Nic Jones North Dakota (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
66 Penticton Vees Jacob Kamps Vermont (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
67 Penticton Vees Chris Klack Clarkson (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
68 Penticton Vees Joe Leahy Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
69 Penticton Vees Mitch Meek Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
70 Penticton Vees Griffin Mendel Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
71 Penticton Vees James Miller New Hampshire (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
72 Penticton Vees Jared Nash Alaska-Anchorage (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
73 Penticton Vees Mat Robson Minnesota (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
74 Penticton Vees Sam Rossini Minnesota (NCAA Div. I) TBA
75 Penticton Vees Taylor Sanheim Saskatchewan (USports) 2016-17
76 Penticton Vees Owen Sillinger Bemidji State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
77 Penticton Vees Jonny Tychonick North Dakota (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
78 Penticton Vees Taylor Ward Nebraska-Omaha (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
79 Powell River Kings Kyle Betts Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
80 Powell River Kings Matthew Cairns Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
81 Powell River Kings Cam Donaldson Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
82 Powell River Kings Jake Kohlhauser MacEwan University (ACAC) 2017-18
83 Powell River Kings Tristan Mullin Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
84 Powell River Kings Carter Turnbull Connecticut (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
85 Powell River Kings Brian Wilson Niagara (NCAA Div. I)
86 Prince George Spruce Kings Tyler Anderson Lake Superior State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
87 Prince George Spruce Kings Kyle Johnson Yale (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
88 Prince George Spruce Kings Brett Mennear Bentley (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
89 Prince George Spruce Kings Keegan Ward Northern Michigan (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
90 Salmon Arm Silverbacks Trevin Kozlowski Army (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
91 Salmon Arm Silverbacks Marcus Mitchell Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
92 Salmon Arm Silverbacks Connor Sundquist Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
93 Surrey Eagles Cory Babichuk RPI (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
94 Surrey Eagles Ashton Calder Lake Superior State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
95 Surrey Eagles Darius Davidson AIC (NCAA Div. ) 2017-18
96 Surrey Eagles Robert Johnson Air Force (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
97 Surrey Eagles Paul McAvoy Colgate (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
98 Surrey Eagles Jordan Robert Clarkson (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
99 Surrey Eagles Jeffrey Stewart Colgate (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
100 Trail Smoke Eaters Ross Armour Bemidji State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
101 Trail Smoke Eaters Connor Brown-Maloski Bemidji State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
102 Trail Smoke Eaters Kale Howarth Connecticut (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
103 Trail Smoke Eaters Josh Laframboise Lakehead (USports) 2017-18
104 Trail Smoke Eaters Luke Santerno Bentley (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
105 Vernon Vipers Ryan Brushett Providence (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
106 Vernon Vipers Christian Cakebread Niagara (NCAA Div. I) 2016-17
107 Vernon Vipers Darion Hanson Union (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
108 Vernon Vipers Chris Jandric Alaska-Fairbanks (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
109 Vernon Vipers Steven Jandric Alaska-Fairbanks (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
110 Vernon Vipers Shane Kelly Air Force (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
111 Vernon Vipers Jimmy Lambert Alaska-Fairbanks (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
112 Vernon Vipers Jesse Lansdell Notre Dame (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
113 Vernon Vipers Brett Stapley Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
114 Vernon Vipers Cooper Watson Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
115 Vernon Vipers Jagger Williamson Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
116 Victoria Grizzlies Matthew Galajda Cornell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
117 Victoria Grizzlies Nick Guiney Concordia-Wisconsin (NCAA Div. III) 2017-18
118 Victoria Grizzlies Nathan Looysen Brock (USports) 2017-18
119 Victoria Grizzlies Keyvan Mokhtari Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
120 Victoria Grizzlies Drayson Pears Alaska-Anchorage (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
121 Victoria Grizzlies Cole Pickup Nebraska-Omaha (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
122 Victoria Grizzlies Jamie Rome Western Michigan (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
123 Victoria Grizzlies Jake Stevens St. Lawrence (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
124 Victoria Grizzlies Brett Stirling Connecticut College (NCAA Div. III) 2017-18
125 Victoria Grizzlies Cody Van Lierop University of Ottawa (USports) 2017-18
126 Victoria Grizzlies Tyler Welsh Yale (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
127 Wenatchee Wild Matthew Baker Dartmouth (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
128 Wenatchee Wild Alex Bates Sacred Heart (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
129 Wenatchee Wild Colin Burston Brown (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
130 Wenatchee Wild Charlie Combs Bemidji State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
131 Wenatchee Wild Troy Conzo Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
132 Wenatchee Wild Slava Demin Denver (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
133 Wenatchee Wild Brendan Harris Bemidji State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
134 Wenatchee Wild Jacob Modry RPI (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
135 Wenatchee Wild Garrett Nieto Lake Superior State (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
136 Wenatchee Wild Jimmy O’Brien Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
137 Wenatchee Wild Dakota Raabe Michigan (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
138 Wenatchee Wild Tyler Rockwell Michigan Tech (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
139 Wenatchee Wild Chad Sasaki Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
140 Wenatchee Wild AJ Vanderbeck Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
141 Wenatchee Wild Brian Williams Colorado College (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
142 West Kelowna Warriors Quin Foreman Dartmouth (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
143 West Kelowna Warriors Tyler Jutting Air Force (NCAA Div. I) 2018-19
144 West Kelowna Warriors Jon Russell Harvard (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
145 West Kelowna Warriors Nick Rutigliano Bentley (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
146 West Kelowna Warriors Michael Ryan Union (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18
147 West Kelowna Warriors Connor Sodergren UMass-Lowell (NCAA Div. I) 2017-18