The KIJHL Notebook: Special teams

  The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League will have a new Teck Cup champion this season after the Columbia Valley Rockies defeated the defending champion Kimberley Dynamiters in five games.  The Kimberley Bulletin newspaper reported it’s the first time in over a decade that the Dynamiters have been eliminated in the opening round, dating back […]

Storm “Exercise” Ghosts of the Past. Win Game 7

Storm “Exercise” Ghosts of the Past : Take Eagles in Seven KAMLOOPS, BC—If you were near the McArthur Island Sports Center around 9 PM Monday night (Mar 4), and felt a cold breeze: It wasn’t the weather. It was the rush of ghosts from the past. Just over a year after they were eliminated by […]

Eagles Force Game 7 Monday in Kamloops

Storm lose to Eagles: Game 7 Needed in KIJHL First Round Series SICAMOUS, BC—The Kamloops Storm and Sicamous Eagles will have to play a seventh and deciding game in their Kootenay International Junior Hockey League playoff series. The Eagles got two first period goals from overage forward Alex Smith and held on for a 2-1 […]

Dube’s Hat-Trick Propels Storm To Win

Dube’s Hat Trick Propels Storm Into Series Lead With Sicamous KAMLOOPS, BC—Braycen Dube’s first junior hockey hat trick proved to be the difference aa the Kamloops Storm have moved into the driver’s seat in their Kootenay International Junior Hockey League playoff series. Dube’s (Cranbrook, BC) three goals paced the Storm to a 6-1 win over […]

The KIJHL Notebook: Teck Cup performances

  What a great start to the KIJHL Teck Cup playoffs. Nine games have gone to overtime and one double overtime. This week’s KIJHL Notebook focuses on areas of team and individual performances. Eddie Mountain Division The Fernie Ghostriders have themselves within a victory of advancing to the second round after their 2-1 double overtime […]