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CSSHL MIDGET PREP

    November 25, 2019 MIDGET PREP At not quite the halfway mark of the 36 game regular season, long time rivals Northern Alberta Extreme and Burnaby Winter Club are battling for the top spot in the CSSHL’s top Midget Prep Division. But it’s battle of opposites too, with NAX lighting it up on 107 Read More »

Matvichuk new head of hockey at BWC

    September 6, 2019 Richard Matvichuk is now in place as the new Hockey Director at Burnaby Winter Club. The selection announcement was made in late July by BWC General Manager Terry Shein. Mativichuk replaces Maco Balkovec who had moved on to the Bowling Green (Ohio) NCAA Falcon’s program, after five years heading up Read More »

Ice Breaker Kicks off E15 Season

  September 6, 2019 For the fifth consecutive year, a number of the top Elite 15 teams in the Pacific North West are facing off in an early, pre-season contest organized by Burnaby Winter Club, though played at other venues. The tourney, which kicks off tonight with four games at Planet Ice Coquitlam, features five Read More »

Lindgren signs with Kamloops Blazers

    The Kamloops Blazers have signed Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL) student athlete Mats Lindgren to a standard Western Hockey League (WHL) Player Agreement. Lindgren, 14, attended the BWC Academy this past season, registering 26 points (4-22-26) in 27 games with their Bantam Prep team, along with adding one assist in three games Read More »

Delta Academy hires Chyzowski to lead female program

    July 2, 2019 Delta Hockey Academy Director Ian Gallagher announced Thursday that Dave Chyzowski, former professional hockey player and current Director of Sales and Marketing for the Kamloops Blazers, will be taking over as the new head coach of the Delta Hockey Academy Female Prep team and the Director of Sales. Chyzowski was Read More »

BWC Academy pipeline to BCHL Spruce Kings

  April 19, 2019 When the Prince George Spruce Kings raised the BCHL championship Fred Page Cup Tuesday night, eight graduates from the BWC Hockey Academy were part of the celebration. All, except for 15 year old call up Fin Williams, had played a year of CSSHL E15 and a year of Midget Prep before Read More »

Cozens puts Whitehorse on hockey map

  April 16, 2019 Steven Loung, Sportsnet (originally published March 15, 2019) At a glance, Dylan Cozens’s rise as an elite NHL prospect is a story that’s been told many times before. As a boy Cozens dreamed of one day playing in the NHL, growing his love for the game and sharpening his skills on Read More »

BCMML Champs knocked out by Calgary Buffaloes

    April 10 2019 After knocking last year’s BCMML Champion Fraser Valley Thunderbirds out in two straight (3-0, 8-2) to claim the BC title on March 30, the Cariboo Cougars were off to Calgary April 5 to contest the 2019 TELUS Cup Pacific Regional Championship vs the Alberta Midget AAA League champion Calgary Buffaloes. Read More »

CSSHL – Strong season for all BWC Academy teams

  April 4, 2019 Overview The 2018-19 season was a strong one for Burnaby Winter Club’s Academy teams. All four of BWC’s academy teams were among the best in their respective divisions all season long. The Midget Preps and Elite 15’s both took home banners for BWC for winning their division. In the playoffs, the Read More »

CSSHL Elite 15 – NAX edge BWC for Championship

    March 19, 2019 NAX E15 Win Second Straight Northern Alberta Xtreme made it two straight E15 Championship seasons with a thrilling 2-1 victory vs the #1 seed BWC Academy, in Penticton this past weekend. NAX had come into the tournament series as the #3 seed, having wrapped the regular season with a 26-7-3 Read More »

CSSHL Midget Prep – NAX win second straight title

        March 18, 2019   Northern Alberta Xtreme are the CSSHL Midget Prep Champions for the second year in a row. After finishing the regular season in the #4 spot, with a record of 25-8-2, the Xtreme ended up facing cross-town rival #5 OHA Edmonton, in the Championship game on Sunday in Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Elite 15 Playoff Results – Silver

  March 19, 2019 BWC Elite 15 Playoff Results – Silver Over the weekend, Burnaby Winter Club’s Elite 15 team competed in the CSSHL league championships in Penticton. They were hoping to wrap up an exceptional season, with a Championship banner, to go alongside the regular season banner they’d already won. And they nearly did Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Midget Prep – Bitter-sweet ending

      March 18, 2019 BWC Midget Prep Playoff Results BWC’s Midget Prep season came to a bitter-sweet close this weekend in Penticton. After clinching the first place spot in dramatic fashion on the last day of the regular season, capping an 11 game winning streak, and finishing with a 30-4-2 record, BWC’s playoff Read More »

PCAHA Midget A1 Championship – Richmond Jets Win, Burnaby silver

    March 13, 2019 by Mark Booth – Richmond News It’s only fitting the Richmond Jets’ inaugural flight to BC Hockey’s provincial championships is being piloted by a lifelong Lulu Island resident who spent many years coaching with both previous associations. Derek Chichak’s latest conquest is guiding the A1 Jets to the Midget Tier Read More »

BCMML Playoffs – #3 Chiefs vs #6 Hawks

      March 11, 2019 The BCMML wrapped up the regular season on the weekend, with the Fraser Valley Thunderbirds claiming the league banner, on two 5-3 home ice wins over the North Island Silvertips. The North East Chiefs came into the weekend tied in points with Fraser Valley, but managed just one point in their two Read More »

CSSHL – BWC wins Elite 15 Banner, playoffs start March 13

    March 12, 2019 CSSHL – BWC Elite 15 Playoff Preview  BWC’s Elite 15’s had a spectacular regular season, sitting in first place for most of the year and finishing with a 27-3-6 record to take home the league banner. The stakes get raised now as playoffs begin March 13 in Penticton, where the Read More »

BCMML Playoffs – #2 Cariboo vs #7 GVC

      March 11, 2019 The BCMML wrapped up the regular season on the weekend, with the Fraser Valley Thunderbirds claiming the league banner. The Cariboo Cougars, who were a point back of the T-Birds and the North East Chiefs at the start of the weekend, swept host North West Hawks 4-0 and 5-2 to claim Read More »

BCMML Playoffs – #1 FV T-Birds vs #8 VW Giants

      March 11, 2019 The BCMML wrapped up the regular season on the weekend, with the Fraser Valley Thunderbirds claiming the league banner, with two 5-3 home ice wins over the North Island Silvertips. They will now play the #8 seed, Valley West Giants, who were idle on the weekend, having wrapped up their Read More »

BCMML – Fraser Valley win League, Playoffs set

    March 11, 2019 The BCMML wrapped up the regular season on the weekend, with the Fraser Valley Thunderbirds claiming the league banner, with two 5-3 home ice wins over the North Island Silvertips. The North East Chiefs came into the weekend tied in points with Fraser Valley, but managed just one point in their two games Read More »

BCMML – Final Weekend – promises lots of excitement

  March 8, 2019 The BCMML is entering its final weekend of regular season play Saturday, and it looks like there is lots of excitement in store. The top 3 teams are essentially neck in neck going into the weekend. The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds are tied with the North East Chiefs at 56 points each, while the Cariboo Read More »

CSSHL Female Prep and Varsity Award Winners

    March 6, 2019 The Canadian Sports School Hockey League announced the award winners Tuesday for the Female Prep and Varsity divisions. Nominees and winners, with the exception to the Leading Scorer, All-Academic Team and Scholastic Student of the Year, are determined by voting among the head coaches in their respective division. Female Prep Read More »

CSSHL E15 Award Winners

    March 6, 2019 The Canadian Sports School Hockey League announced the award winners Monday for the E15 (2003) Division. Nominees and winners, with the exception to the Leading Scorer, All-Academic Team and Scholastic Student of the Year, are determined by voting among the head coaches in their respective division. Elite 15 Division Scholastic Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Midget Preps miracle finish for League Banner

      March 4, 2019 CSSHL Update – BWC Midget Prep (30-4-2) – finish 1st in division BWC’s Midget Preps wrapped up their season on the weekend and managed to make the improbable comeback and take first place away from Shawnigan Lake (30-5-1) in what has been a season-long battle at the top of Read More »

CSSHL Midget Prep – BWC win streak at 9, two games left

      February 26, 2019 CSSHL Update – BWC Midget Prep (28-4-2) The winning streak has hit nine straight for BWC’s Midget Prep team, who now trail Shawnigan by just one point for top spot in the CSSHL Midget Prep standings. Two key match ups in BC will decide things – Shawnigan wraps at Read More »

BCMML – Week 19 – Chiefs catch T-Birds

  February 21,  2018 The Fraser Valley Thunderbirds now have company at the top of the BCMML leaderboard. The North East Chiefs put up two wins vs North Island on the weekend, while the T-Birds were shut out 4-0 by the NW Hawks in their first game, before rebounding with a 6-4 win on Sunday. The Read More »

BWC Gala big success

  February 20, 2019 A huge success. That’s what organizers are calling the first ever Burnaby Winter Club Casino Royale Gala, which was hosted Friday, February 8, at the Gateway Casino. Organizing committee chair Rebecca Ashton reports that over $140,000 was raised for future capital projects at the Club, which exceeded the committee’s goals and expectations. Read More »

CSSHL – BWC Midget Prep 4-2 win vs Delta, 2nd in division

February 19, 2019 CSSHL Update – BWC Midget Prep (26-4-2) BWC won their only game last week to maintain control of 2nd place in the Midget Prep Division with just four games remaining in the regular season. Game 1 – February 16 vs Delta (21-9-3) This was the last opponent BWC will face until playoffs Read More »