KIJHL

The Golden Rockets still need billet accommodation for six players as pre-season training is set to start this weekend. (Claire Palmer photo)

Rockets seek billet families as season approaches

Team needs six beds as players set to arrive this weekend

 

KIJHL Commissioner Jeff Dubois alongside Cole Berg, Will McPhee, Carter Bettenson and Owen Chamberland with the presentation of the Teck Cup. (Steve Piccollo)

Revelstoke Grizzlies hoist the Teck Cup, defeat Nelson 6-4 to become KIJHL champions

The Grizzlies are back-to-back champions following a pair of cancelled seasons

KIJHL Commissioner Jeff Dubois alongside Cole Berg, Will McPhee, Carter Bettenson and Owen Chamberland with the presentation of the Teck Cup. (Steve Piccollo)
The Summerland Steam, in white, hosted the Kelowna Chiefs in Junior B hockey playoff action on Saturday evening at the Summerland arena. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Summerland Steam win hockey division semi-finals

Junior B team to face Osoyoos Coyotes for division finals

The Summerland Steam, in white, hosted the Kelowna Chiefs in Junior B hockey playoff action on Saturday evening at the Summerland arena. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)
Levi Hall will be a key part of the Rockets success. (Claire Palmer photo)

Golden Rockets set to take on against Kimberley in first round of KIJHL playoffs

The Dynamiters are the top seed in the division, but the Rockets believe in their team

Levi Hall will be a key part of the Rockets success. (Claire Palmer photo)
North Okanagan Knights goalie Gabriel Murrells-Allaway made 44 saves in his final KIJHL game of 2022 Saturday, Feb. 19, leading the Knights to a 4-1 win on home ice over the Summerland Steam. Murrells-Allaway and fellow North Okanagan netminder Jake Dubinsky were named co-MVPs of the team. Dubinsky had 43 saves Friday as North Okanagan snapped a 15-game losing streak with a 3-2 shootout win on the road in Chase. (Tami Quan Photography)

North Okanagan Knights close out KIJHL season with win

Knights dump Summerland Steam 4-1; goalies Dubinsky and Murrells-Allaway named team co-MVPs

  • Feb 20, 2022
North Okanagan Knights goalie Gabriel Murrells-Allaway made 44 saves in his final KIJHL game of 2022 Saturday, Feb. 19, leading the Knights to a 4-1 win on home ice over the Summerland Steam. Murrells-Allaway and fellow North Okanagan netminder Jake Dubinsky were named co-MVPs of the team. Dubinsky had 43 saves Friday as North Okanagan snapped a 15-game losing streak with a 3-2 shootout win on the road in Chase. (Tami Quan Photography)
The Golden Rockets had two games against Columbia Valley this weekend, their potential first round matchup. (Claire Palmer photo)

Rockets clinch playoffs as KIJHL announces playoff format change

Creston Valley has moved divisions, meaning the Rockets are now in the fourth and final playoff spot

The Golden Rockets had two games against Columbia Valley this weekend, their potential first round matchup. (Claire Palmer photo)
Busy weekend in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League

Sicamous Eagles add to 100 Mile House’s woe

Eagles hand Wranglers 13th straight loss with 6-3 win Saturday; weekend recap included

Busy weekend in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League
Kaleb Kremp (88) scored once as the hometown Osoyoos Coyotes beat the North Okanagan Knights 6-4 in KIJHL action Sunday, Jan. 16, in the south Okanagan. (Osoyoos Coyotes Facebook/Jen Jensen Photography)

North Okanagan Knights fall to Osoyoos Coyotes

KIJHL: Osoyoos, the league’s top team, beats North Okanagan 6-4 in Sunday afternoon action

Kaleb Kremp (88) scored once as the hometown Osoyoos Coyotes beat the North Okanagan Knights 6-4 in KIJHL action Sunday, Jan. 16, in the south Okanagan. (Osoyoos Coyotes Facebook/Jen Jensen Photography)
The list of rescheduled games involving the Princeton Posse, the Summerland Steam, and the 100 Mile House Wranglers. (KIJHL)

KIJHL postpones games, players and staff test positive for COVID-19

Games involving Princeton Posse, Summerland Steam, and 100 Mile House Wranglers have been postponed

The list of rescheduled games involving the Princeton Posse, the Summerland Steam, and the 100 Mile House Wranglers. (KIJHL)
The Beaver Valley Nitehawks and Castlegar Rebels, seen here during a game in December, are among the four KIJHL teams to report positive COVID-19 cases on their rosters. Photo: Jim Bailey

UPDATED: KIJHL games postponed after 4 teams report COVID-19 cases

Kelowna, Beaver Valley, Castlegar and Fernie each have infected players

The Beaver Valley Nitehawks and Castlegar Rebels, seen here during a game in December, are among the four KIJHL teams to report positive COVID-19 cases on their rosters. Photo: Jim Bailey
Beaver Valley Nitehawks coach and GM Terry Jones was suspended eight games after two players were found to have played games despite not being completely vaccinated. Photo: Jim Bailey

KIJHL team fined, coach suspended for COVID-19 policy breach

Two players with the Beaver Valley Nitehawks played games despite not having two vaccine doses

Beaver Valley Nitehawks coach and GM Terry Jones was suspended eight games after two players were found to have played games despite not being completely vaccinated. Photo: Jim Bailey
Despite their three-games kid, the Rockets boast some of the best special teams in the division. (Claire Palmer photo)

Rockets hit three-game skid, special teams shine

The Rockets 8-8-2 on the season heading into December

Despite their three-games kid, the Rockets boast some of the best special teams in the division. (Claire Palmer photo)
KIJHL games have been postponed through Dec. 31. (File Photo)

Sicamous Eagles’ offence erupts

KIJHL: Eagles score season-high nine times; wrap of league action Friday and Saturday

KIJHL games have been postponed through Dec. 31. (File Photo)
Aidan Balance drives the net in Friday night’s loss to Beaver Valley. (Claire Palmer photo)
Aidan Balance drives the net in Friday night’s loss to Beaver Valley. (Claire Palmer photo)
Connor Funke stares down the Ghostriders goalie in a 5-4 shout out win this weekend. (Claire Palmer photo)

Rockets back in win column after weekend play

The team is 5-4-0 on the season and has games in hand

Connor Funke stares down the Ghostriders goalie in a 5-4 shout out win this weekend. (Claire Palmer photo)
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Delta to host B.C. Junior ‘B’ hockey’s Cyclone Taylor Cup championship next April

The 2021 tournament was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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The Rockets are looking forward to the 2021-22 season. (Bill Pringle photo)

Golden Rockets wrap up exhibition season

The regular season will get underway on Oct. 1 against the Castlegar Rebels

The Rockets are looking forward to the 2021-22 season. (Bill Pringle photo)
The Golden Rockets are set to return to the Plywood Palace for a full BCHL season for the first time since 2018-19, after arena repairs in early 2020 saw them hit the road, and COVID-19 cancelling the 2020-21 season. (File photo)

Rockets looking forward to 2021-22 campaign

Head coach Chuck Wight says that the team looks promising ahead of this season

The Golden Rockets are set to return to the Plywood Palace for a full BCHL season for the first time since 2018-19, after arena repairs in early 2020 saw them hit the road, and COVID-19 cancelling the 2020-21 season. (File photo)