BCHL

Trevor Alto has been named the commissioner of the Pacific Junior Hockey League, replacing Ray Stonehouse. (Contributed photo)

White Rock’s Alto named commissioner of junior ‘B’ PJHL

Trevor Alto replaces Ray Stonehouse, who moves into senior advisor role

Trevor Alto has been named the commissioner of the Pacific Junior Hockey League, replacing Ray Stonehouse. (Contributed photo)
The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)

BCHL asks province for help with pandemic losses

League has ‘every intention’ of playing next season, but financial issues have been identified

The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)
Surrey Eagles forward Christophe Tellier led the team in scoring this past season. (Garrett James photo)

‘If we can get back on the ice in July, we can make things happen’: Surrey Eagles owner

BC Hockey League seeks assist from provincial government amid COVID-19 pandemic

Surrey Eagles forward Christophe Tellier led the team in scoring this past season. (Garrett James photo)
Former Surrey Eagle Anthony Bardaro is back in B.C. after his European pro hockey season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis. (Contributed photo)

Former Surrey Eagle home from ‘quiet, empty’ Italy after hockey season cancelled

Delta-born Anthony Bardaro has spent last three seasons playing professionally in Europe

Former Surrey Eagle Anthony Bardaro is back in B.C. after his European pro hockey season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis. (Contributed photo)
Surrey Eagles players celebrate a goal during video-game simulation of the BCHL team’s second-round playoff series with Coquitlam Express. (Youtube photo)

BCHL hockey playoffs continue – in video game action involving players

‘We were looking for a way to keep our fans engaged during this unfortunate downtime,’ commish says

Surrey Eagles players celebrate a goal during video-game simulation of the BCHL team’s second-round playoff series with Coquitlam Express. (Youtube photo)
The Surrey Eagles had added forward Cole Galata to the ranks for next season, the BC Hockey League team announced this week. (Contributed photo)

Surrey Eagles add high-scoring forward to flock for next season

BC Hockey League squad signs Ontario’s Cole Galata from St. Andrew’s College

The Surrey Eagles had added forward Cole Galata to the ranks for next season, the BC Hockey League team announced this week. (Contributed photo)
Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)

BC Hockey cancels all provincial championships due to COVID-19 outbreak

In B.C., provincial hockey championships were slated to begin this Sunday, March 15

Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)
Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)

COVID-19 puts fate of BCHL season in question, KIJHL suspends games

Hockey Canada and the CJHL currently in talks to come up with plan for remainder of season

Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)
The Surrey Eagles and the BCHL are defering to the government and the sport’s governing bodies with regard to dealing with the COVID-19 virus. (Phil McLachlan/Penticton Western News photo)

Surrey Eagles, BCHL plan for second round of playoffs amid COVID-19 fears

‘We want to do what’s right not only for our (players), but for our fans and the general public’

The Surrey Eagles and the BCHL are defering to the government and the sport’s governing bodies with regard to dealing with the COVID-19 virus. (Phil McLachlan/Penticton Western News photo)
VIDEO: Surrey Eagles tie playoff series with home-ice win over Chilliwack

VIDEO: Surrey Eagles tie playoff series with home-ice win over Chilliwack

Tuesday’s 5-2 victory forces a Game 6 at South Surrey Arena this Saturday night

VIDEO: Surrey Eagles tie playoff series with home-ice win over Chilliwack
Surrey Eagles head coach Cam Keith has led his team to the BCHL playoffs in his first season with the hockey club. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles start playoffs on the road in Chilliwack

South Surrey junior ‘A’ squad back in BCHL playoffs for second time in six years

Surrey Eagles head coach Cam Keith has led his team to the BCHL playoffs in his first season with the hockey club. (Garrett James photo)
Surrey Eagles goaltender Reece Klassen deals with a crease-crashing Salmon Arm Silverbacks forward during a game last month. Klassen made 41 saves, and three more in the shootout, to lead the team to a victory Friday night. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles move closer to second place after two wins over Chiefs

Goaltender Tommy Scarfone earns first career BCHL shutout in return to lineup

Surrey Eagles goaltender Reece Klassen deals with a crease-crashing Salmon Arm Silverbacks forward during a game last month. Klassen made 41 saves, and three more in the shootout, to lead the team to a victory Friday night. (Garrett James photo)
The Surrey Eagles have qualified for the BC Hockey League post-season, and head coach Cam Keith credits captain Hudson Schandor (right) for keeping the team focused and positive during the playoff chase. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles qualify for BCHL playoffs after weekend victories

Junior hockey team will return to post-season for second time in six years

The Surrey Eagles have qualified for the BC Hockey League post-season, and head coach Cam Keith credits captain Hudson Schandor (right) for keeping the team focused and positive during the playoff chase. (Garrett James photo)
Christophe Tellier scored a goal and added five assists in a 7-3 win over the West Kelowna Warriors Friday, and then added two more goals against his former team Saturday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Wenatchee Wild. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles pick up three of four points on weekend road trip

BC Hockey League team now third in Mainland Division

Christophe Tellier scored a goal and added five assists in a 7-3 win over the West Kelowna Warriors Friday, and then added two more goals against his former team Saturday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Wenatchee Wild. (Garrett James photo)
South Surrey resident Kieran O’Hearn was traded to his hometown Surrey Eagles from Trail back in October. (Garrett James photo)

Trade to hometown team a ‘blessing in disguise’ for Surrey Eagles defenceman

Kieran O’Hearn gets to play in front of family, who live just minutes from South Surrey Arena

South Surrey resident Kieran O’Hearn was traded to his hometown Surrey Eagles from Trail back in October. (Garrett James photo)
Kenny Riddett’s forward line – which also included wingers Brandon Santa Juana and Carter King – was singled out for praise by Surrey Eagles head coach Cam Keith after a two-game sweep of the Prince George Spruce Kings on the weekend. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles sweep road games in Prince George

South Surrey-based BCHL team now 4-0 on road against Spruce Kings

Kenny Riddett’s forward line – which also included wingers Brandon Santa Juana and Carter King – was singled out for praise by Surrey Eagles head coach Cam Keith after a two-game sweep of the Prince George Spruce Kings on the weekend. (Garrett James photo)
The Surrey Eagles have traded backup goaltender Cal Schell to the Flin Flon Bombers of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League, after acquiring a new goaltender, Reece Klassen, from the WHL. (Damon James photo)

Surrey Eagles acquire WHL goaltender in deal with Fort McMurray Oil Barons

BCHL team acquires playing rights of Reece Klassen; sends backup goalie Cal Schell to Flin Flon

The Surrey Eagles have traded backup goaltender Cal Schell to the Flin Flon Bombers of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League, after acquiring a new goaltender, Reece Klassen, from the WHL. (Damon James photo)
Surrey Eagles forward Hassan Akl was acquired from the Alberta Junior Hockey League in November. (Damon James photo)

Surrey Eagles look to add as junior-hockey trade deadline approaches

BC Hockey League team won’t tinker with young core in any deal, GM says

Surrey Eagles forward Hassan Akl was acquired from the Alberta Junior Hockey League in November. (Damon James photo)
Surrey Eagles goalie Cal Schell helps collect stuffed animals during the third period of Friday’s Teddy Bear Toss game between the Eagles and Prince George Spruce Kings. (Damon James photo)

Surrey Eagles pick up point on Teddy Bear Toss weekend

BC Hockey League team drops games to Prince George and Alberni Valley prior to Christmas break

Surrey Eagles goalie Cal Schell helps collect stuffed animals during the third period of Friday’s Teddy Bear Toss game between the Eagles and Prince George Spruce Kings. (Damon James photo)
Road-warrior Eagles win three BCHL games in a row

Road-warrior Eagles win three BCHL games in a row

Balanced scoring, goaltending provides boost for South Surrey hockey team

Road-warrior Eagles win three BCHL games in a row