WESTERN CANADIAN JUNIOR HOCKEY PILOT TO LAUNCH IN 2024-25 SEASON

Unprecedented collaboration between Members and leagues leads to immediate changes for junior hockey in Western Canada CALGARY, Alberta – Hockey Canada has announced that its board of directors has approved a Western Canadian Development Model (WCDM) pilot project for the 2024-25 season, following an extensive proposal submitted in collaboration from its four Western Members, their respective […]

BCHC Statement on Sanctioned Hockey

Earlier today, the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League announced that they will no longer operate under the sanctioning of Hockey Canada and BC Hockey and will instead move forward as an independent Junior B-style feeder program to higher non-sanctioned leagues. The British Columbia Hockey Conference and its members, the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League and […]

League Statement: Jan 25th Incident

The Pacific Junior Hockey League and its Department of Player Safety have completed an investigation regarding an on-ice incident that took place on January 25th involving Richmond Sockeyes player Eithan Grishin. After a full review, a decision was provided to the Mr Grishin and the Sockeyes. As per PJHL regulations, the team and player were […]

Stonehouse Cup Playoffs 2024

PJHL Media With the PJHL postseason and the journey to the Stonehouse Cup beginning just over a week from now, the league is stating again the format for the playoffs. Important points to note are: The top-three teams from each conference make the playoffs The fourth- and fifth-place teams in each conference will face each […]

B.C. JUNIOR A LEAGUES PARTNER WITH BLACKFIN SPORTS GROUP

Saanichton, B.C. – BC Hockey’s member Junior A Leagues, and Junior Hockey Task Group, have engaged Vancouver-based Blackfin Sports Group to continue the assessment process for the Junior A franchises across British Columbia. This strategic partnership will have Blackfin Sports Group conduct impartial and comprehensive evaluations of all franchises that choose to move forward and be evaluated as a […]

Wolf Pack Strength & Conditioning Coach Works With Bedard

Credit: Giancarlo Nadeau   Jack Tadey played with the North Vancouver Wolf Pack for three years after his high school graduation, and now he’s the team’s Strength and Conditioning Coach.  “I was fortunate enough to win the PJHL championship in my first season with an outstanding team,” said Tadey. Mitch Crisanti, Dyllan and Spencer Quon, […]

Q&A: Luke Cox on his 150th game

Credit: Alistair Burns / Grandview Steelers “I love every guy in that room. I want to play for them,” Luke Cox said Jan. 7. (Alistair Burns / Grandview Steelers) Fifth-year Steeler ‘wears heart on sleeve’ for Grandview club BURNABY WINTER CLUB – In junior hockey, it’s rare to skate for the same team for five […]

BC HOCKEY JUNIOR A PATHWAY UPDATE

Saanichton, B.C. – BC Hockey is excited to share a progress update on the Junior hockey pathway in B.C., and the teams looking to move from Junior A Tier 2 to Junior A Tier 1. Behind the scenes this hard work continues as a part of our commitment to elevate the Junior hockey experience in British Columbia […]