It's playoff time

Feb 26, 2019 / 9:41 am

Let the playoffs begin. The Vernon Vipers will take on the Salmon Arm Silverbacks in round one of the BC Hockey League Interior Division play offs. The Vipers...

Vees open playoffs Thurs.

Feb 25, 2019 / 2:39 pm

The Penticton Vees, capturing their eighth-straight BC Interior Division pennant, will face the Cowichan Valley Capitals in the first round of the Fred Page Cup...

Warriors fall short in finale

Feb 23, 2019 / 10:40 pm

The West Kelowna Warriors came up a goal short and a point short of their late-season push to finish fifth in the BCHL's Interior Division. It's the...

500th win for Vees coach

Feb 23, 2019 / 9:47 pm

The Penticton Vees (37-16-3-2) clinched an eighth straight Interior Division title and coach Fred Harbinson won his 500th career BCHL game all in one as the...

Warriors get crucial win

Feb 22, 2019 / 10:00 pm

The West Kelowna Warriors picked up a crucial two points at just the right time. Losers of seven of their last eight, the Warriors closed out the home portion...

Vees stumble against Wild

Feb 21, 2019 / 9:15 am

The Penticton Vees were stymied by a stellar performance from Wenatchee Wild goalie Austin Park, falling 3 - 1 at home Wednesday night. Wenatchee opened the...

2 Vees up for league awards

Feb 20, 2019 / 4:43 pm

The Penticton Vees has announced defenceman James Miller and goaltender Jack LaFontaine have been nominated for the annual league awards. BCHL coaches submit a...

Warriors skid continues

Feb 19, 2019 / 10:25 pm

The West Kelowna Warriors continue to skid with the playoffs right around the corner. The Warriors dropped their seventh game in eight outings Tuesday night, a...

Warriors crucial home test

Feb 19, 2019 / 9:20 am

The West Kelowna Warriors need to run the table, and get a lot of help if they have designs on getting home ice advantage in the opening round of the BCHL...

Vipers down Warriors 7-5

Feb 16, 2019 / 10:00 pm

All the calls and all the breaks seemed to go against the West Kelowna Warriors Saturday night. Admittedly you create your own breaks and good fortune through...

Playoff format finalized

Feb 15, 2019 / 8:30 pm

The BC Hockey League has confirmed it will use the same playoff format instituted for the first time last season. That means 16 of the 17 teams will vie for the...

Busy weekend for Vipers

Feb 15, 2019 / 3:01 pm

The Vernon Vipers begin a gruelling three-games-in-three-days stint tonight when they host the Nanaimo Clippers at Kal Tire Place. The BC Hockey League Interior...

Warriors fall up north

Feb 14, 2019 / 10:15 pm

After spending the better part of the last week on the road, the West Kelowna Warriors can at least enjoy some good old home cooking for a while. Unfortunately,...

Vees stumble in Trail

Feb 14, 2019 / 9:43 am

The Penticton Vees blew a late-game lead on the road against the Trail Smoke Eaters Wednesday night, falling 3-2 in overtime in advance of the biggest game of...

Warriors 'on the road again'

Feb 13, 2019 / 6:00 pm

West Kelowna Warriors head coach/GM Brandon West says it seems like their weekend road trip never ended. The BC Hockey League team didn't get home until 7...

Warriors fall to Kings

Feb 11, 2019 / 10:00 pm

An eventful road trip for the West Kelowna Warriors finally came to an end - they hope - in Powell River Monday night. The Warriors and Powell River Kings met...

Warriors take down Dawgs

Feb 10, 2019 / 5:00 pm

Cavin Tilsley recorded his first career BC Hockey League hat trick Sunday, and the West Kelowna Warriors hung on to dump the Alberni Valley Bulldogs 7-4. The...

Wind cancels Warriors tilt

Feb 9, 2019 / 9:00 pm

Weather has played havoc with the West Kelowna Warriors road trip, extending it by at least a day. Saturday's game in Powell River was postponed Saturday...

Warriors enter key stretch

Feb 7, 2019 / 8:00 pm

Despite some recent struggles, the West Kelowna Warriors know they will play beyond the end of the regular season. What they don't know is who their first...

Royal puck, no luck

Feb 7, 2019 / 11:10 am

One of the long-standing traditions of Vernon Winter Carnival is the ceremonial puck drop. Queen Silver Star Hayley Rakos and Princess Silver Star Madison...