BCHL – Saturday Game Recaps – Standings, Leaders

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October 23, 2017

Recaps of games played Saturday, October 22. Scroll down for current standings.

 

Surrey 5 – Vernon 4

Ryan Brushett scored a hat trick for the Surrey Eagles, including the equalizing and winning goals in the third period, to lead his team to a 5-4 road win over his former club the Vernon Vipers.

Vernon led 2-0 after one on goals by Adam Panacci and Michael Ufberg. Brushett got his first goal to get Surrey on the board in the second and after Jimmy Lambert had restored the two-goal edge for the Vipers, Surrey drew even on tallies by Jackson Ross and Jordan Robert.

Sol Seibel gave Vernon back the lead early in the third but Brushett scored his second to tie it on the power play and he provided the game-winner with 1:18 to go in regulation.

 

Merritt 5 – Salmon Arm 4

Nicholas Wicks’ goal at 2:47 of double overtime lifted the Merritt Centennials to a 5-4 road win over the Salmon Arm Silverbacks.

Josh Latta scored twice in the first to put the ‘Backs up 2-1 after one but in the second, Merritt got goals from Zach Zorn and Sam Miller to take a 3-2 advantage to the third.

After Nick Unruh scored to tie it in the final frame, Henry Cleghorn scored what looked like the decisive tally for the Cents but Trevor Adams scored with 1:47 remaining to force OT.

Wicks’ winner came after 2:13 of 3-on-3 play in double overtime. Jared Breitkreuz made 37 saves for the win while Bo Didur stopped 32 for Salmon Arm.

 

West Kelowna 3 – Cowichan 2

Goals 25 seconds apart in the third period by Matthew Campese and Chase Dubois allowed the West Kelowna Warriors to come back and defeat the visiting Cowichan Valley Capitals 3-2.

Bennett Norlin opened the scoring for West Kelowna in the first but Ty Pochipinski replied to tie it for the Caps late in the opening frame.

Azzaro Tinling put the Caps ahead with the only goal of the second period but West Kelowna notched the tying a winning goals in quick succession early in the final frame.

Cole Demers made 27 saves for the win.

 

Wenatchee 4 – Penticton 2

Sam Morton’s unassisted power-play goal just past the midway mark of the second period was the winner for the Wenatchee Wild in a 4-2 home victory over the Penticton Vees.

After Josh Arnold opened the scoring in the first for the Wild, Penticton responded to take the lead on goals by Jack Barnes and Luke Reid but they would be the only Vees goals on the night.

AJ Vanderbeck tied the game in the second and Morton’s winner came at 10:08 of the second. Jasper Weatherby finished up the scoring with a power-play marker 34 seconds into the third.

 

Langley 4 – Chilliwack 3

A three-goal first period for the Langley Rivermen was the difference in a 4-3 road win over the Chilliwack Chiefs.

Eric Butte, Angus Crookshank and Ethan Leyh all tallied in the opening frame to put the visitors ahead by three and in the second, the winning goal came off the stick of Carter Stephenson 2:32 in on the power play.

Harrison Blaisdell got one back for the Chiefs later in the second, also on the man advantage. In the third, Chilliwack tried to rally and got goals from Adam Berg and Bryan Allbee, shorthanded, to get within one but that was as close as it got. Braedon Fleming made 32 saves for the win.

 

Alberni Valley 3 – Prince George 3

After a scoreless first, the Alberni Valley Bulldogs tallied twice in the second with Cayden Kraus and Christian Simeone doing the damage prompting the Prince George Spruce Kings to make a goaltending change.

They promptly replied with two goals of their own to tie it courtesy of Nolan Welsh and Ethan de Jong. In the third, de Jong and Isaac Tonkin-Palmer swapped tallies to make it 3-3 and overtime solved nothing for the two sides. John Hawthorne made 32 saves for the Bulldogs while Brad Cooper and Evan DeBrouwer combined for 30 saves for PG.

 

Nanaimo 4 – Coquitlam 3

Max Crozier’s first BCHL goal wound up being the winner for the Nanaimo Clippers in a 4-3 home win over the Coquitlam Express. With the score 0-0 after one, the Clippers tallied three in the second with Jamie Collins, Brady Lynn and Tristan Crozier providing the offence.

Coquitlam got on the board in the third on a Christian Sanda power-play goal but Max Crozier restored the Clips edge just 1:02 later. Aiden Wagner got another for Coquitlam and they got within one on an Eric Linell goal with 14 seconds left but couldn’t find the goal to force OT. Taz Burman made 24 saves for the win in his first BCHL game.

 

Island GP W L OTL T PTS OTW GF GA DIFF PCT PIM
1 Powell River Kings 14 9 3 1 1 20 0 60 31 29 0.714 137
2 Victoria Grizzlies 16 9 6 1 0 19 2 49 49 0 0.594 193
3 Nanaimo Clippers 15 7 7 0 1 15 2 49 52 -3 0.500 242
4 Alberni Valley Bulldogs 15 6 6 1 2 15 3 39 46 -7 0.500 177
5 Cowichan Valley Capitals 15 1 12 2 0 4 0 34 75 -41 0.133 265
Interior GP W L OTL T PTS OTW GF GA DIFF PCT PIM
1 West Kelowna Warriors 16 11 5 0 0 22 1 52 37 15 0.688 201
2 Vernon Vipers 16 10 4 0 2 22 0 59 33 26 0.688 241
3 Trail Smoke Eaters 15 10 4 1 0 21 0 60 47 13 0.700 227
4 Penticton Vees 12 9 2 0 1 19 1 40 26 14 0.792 130
5 Wenatchee Wild 15 9 5 0 1 19 2 60 42 18 0.633 138
6 Salmon Arm Silverbacks 16 8 7 1 0 17 2 56 64 -8 0.531 228
7 Merritt Centennials 16 5 9 2 0 12 1 46 53 -7 0.375 227
Mainland GP W L OTL T PTS OTW GF GA DIFF PCT PIM
1 Langley Rivermen 17 8 3 6 0 22 1 56 56 0 0.647 270
2 Prince George Spruce Kings 17 7 5 2 3 19 1 58 56 2 0.559 194
3 Chilliwack Chiefs 16 7 7 1 1 16 1 55 62 -7 0.500 257
4 Surrey Eagles 16 6 8 1 1 14 2 47 59 -12 0.438 176
5 Coquitlam Express 17 3 12 1 1 8 1 37 69 -32 0.235 203

 

Scoring Leaders:

R Name  # Pos BY Team GP G A PTS Pt/G PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG PIM PIMPG Hometown
1 Ross Armour 20 F ’98 TRA 15 11 12 23 1.53 2 4 0 0 2 20 1.33 Rossland, BC
2 Kale Howarth 16 F ’97 TRA 13 10 11 21 1.62 1 5 0 0 0 16 1.23 Red Deer, AB
3 Brendan Budy 25 F ’00 LAN 17 7 14 21 1.24 2 1 0 0 1 20 1.18 Langley, BC
4 Carter Turnbull 9 F ’98 PR 14 10 10 20 1.43 5 4 0 1 2 8 0.57 Nanaimo, BC
5 Brett Stapley 7 F ’99 VER 16 8 12 20 1.25 3 5 1 0 0 22 1.38 Campbell River, BC
6 Jimmy Lambert 23 F ’97 VER 15 7 13 20 1.33 2 5 1 0 3 8 0.53 Saskatoon, SK
7 Ty Westgard 28 F ’98 SUR 16 5 15 20 1.25 0 6 0 0 1 6 0.38 Surrey, BC
8 Jasper Weatherby 14 F ’98 WEN 15 12 7 19 1.27 3 4 1 0 2 21 1.40 Lummi Island, WA
9 Tristan Crozier 16 F ’98 NAN 15 8 10 18 1.20 5 4 0 0 1 4 0.27 North Vancouver , BC
10 Will Calverley 8 F ’98 CHW 16 7 11 18 1.13 1 3 0 2 1 10 0.63 Scarborough, ON
11 Ethan de Jong 10 F ’99 PG 17 7 11 18 1.06 0 4 0 1 0 2 0.12 North Vancouver, BC
12 * Alex Newhook 18 F ’01 VIC 16 5 13 18 1.13 1 3 0 0 1 4 0.25 St.John’s, NL
13 Cooper Zech 7 D ’98 WEN 15 4 14 18 1.20 2 7 0 0 0 8 0.53 South Lyon, MI
14 John Wesley 27 F ’97 SUR 16 12 5 17 1.06 4 1 1 0 1 20 1.25 Surrey, BC
15 Desi Burgart 9 C ’98 SUR 16 7 10 17 1.06 3 1 0 0 1 8 0.50 Penticton, BC
16 Jonny Evans 13 F ’97 PR 12 3 14 17 1.42 0 8 0 0 0 16 1.33 Delta, BC
17 Rhett Kingston 10 F ’97 SA 12 7 9 16 1.33 2 5 0 0 0 4 0.33 Okotoks, AB
18 Jake Harris 9 F ’98 NAN 15 7 9 16 1.07 5 5 0 0 1 14 0.93 Toronto, ON
19 Kyle Johnson 15 F ’98 PG 17 7 9 16 0.94 2 4 0 0 0 6 0.35 Port Moody, BC
20 * Levi Glasman 22 LW ’99 TRA 15 5 11 16 1.07 2 0 0 0 1 8 0.53 Red Deer, AB

Top Goalies

 

 R  # Name By Team GP W L OTL T GA SV% GAA SO Min
1 1 Cole Demers ’99 WK 7 5 0 0 0 7 0.954 1.38 1 304
2 30 Anthony Yamnitsky ’97 VER 7 4 3 0 0 12 0.937 1.73 1 417
3 35 Mitch Adamyk ’98 PR 9 6 2 0 1 17 0.936 1.84 0 554
4 31 Adam Scheel ’99 PEN 8 5 2 0 1 15 0.932 1.92 0 470
5 35 Ty Taylor ’99 VER 9 6 1 0 2 20 0.919 2.15 2 559
6 * 30 John Hawthorne ’98 AV 9 5 1 0 2 21 0.934 2.25 0 559
7 * 30 Seth Eisele ’98 WEN 7 4 3 0 0 18 0.885 2.58 1 419
8 33 Nik Amundrud ’97 WK 11 6 5 0 0 29 0.917 2.67 0 652
9 * 35 Zachary Rose ’99 VIC 11 6 5 0 0 30 0.924 2.85 1 632
10 30 Braedon Fleming ’99 LAN 13 6 7 0 0 38 0.904 2.87 0 794
11 * 35 Bradley Cooper ’99 PG 6 3 2 0 0 16 0.902 2.92 0 328
12 34 Brandon Wells ’97 TRA 10 5 5 0 0 28 0.890 3.02 1 556
13 31 Austin Roden ’98 NAN 6 2 3 0 1 19 0.899 3.03 0 376
14 * 1 Tanner Marshall ’00 TRA 6 5 0 0 0 18 0.916 3.12 0 346
15 * 1 Mathieu Caron ’00 CHW 13 7 3 0 0 35 0.888 3.14 0 669
16 30 Evan DeBrouwer ’97 PG 12 4 5 0 3 38 0.896 3.15 1 724
17 35 Austin Park ’98 WEN 6 4 2 0 0 19 0.883 3.15 0 362
18 31 Jacob Berger ’97 MER 14 4 10 0 0 43 0.911 3.19 0 809
19 * 1 Shawn Parkinson ’99 VIC 6 3 2 0 0 18 0.910 3.22 0 335
20 31 Daniel Davidson ’98 SUR 11 5 5 0 1 35 0.908 3.32 0 633