Captains named for BCHC Prospects Game

The British Columbia Hockey Conference announced today the captains for the KIJHL and PJHL teams that will compete in the first annual BCHC Prospects Game on Tuesday, November 22nd at the Sardis Sports Complex in Chilliwack, BC. Download the KIJHL and PJHL team rosters for the 2022 BCHC Prospects Game. The KIJHL Top Prospects team […]

BCHC Prospects Game rosters announced

The British Columbia Hockey Conference announced today the rosters for the KIJHL and PJHL teams that will compete in the first annual BCHC Prospects Game on Tuesday, November 22nd at the Sardis Sports Complex in Chilliwack, BC. The KIJHL’s roster selection process has been guided by head coach Dave Hnatiuk, assistants Mark Readman and Ty […]

Coaches, staff named for BCHC Prospects Game

The British Columbia Hockey Conference announced today the coaches and staff that will be a part of the first annual BCHC Prospects Game on Tuesday, November 22nd at the Sardis Sports Complex in Chilliwack, BC. The KIJHL’s Top Prospects team will be led by head coach Dave Hnatiuk, whose Grand Forks Border Bruins currently lead […]

BCHC unveils Inaugural Prospects Game

The British Columbia Hockey Conference is excited to announce details of its first annual Prospects Game, which will be hosted by the Chilliwack Jets on Tuesday, November 22nd at the Sardis Sports Complex. The 2022 BCHC Prospects Game will see the top young players from the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League and Pacific Junior Hockey […]

KIJHL, PJHL announce creation of BCHC

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League and the Pacific Junior Hockey League are pleased to announce the creation of the British Columbia Hockey Conference. This new organization represents a partnership between two of Western Canada’s premier junior hockey leagues to advance their level of competitive hockey in British Columbia. The British Columbia Hockey Conference’s inaugural […]

KIJHL announces Disciplinary Action for TCats

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League has announced disciplinary measures against the Creston Valley Thunder Cats organization following an investigation into allegations of hazing. The KIJHL was notified of the incident by Thunder Cats’ staff on Tuesday, September 13th and immediately suspended team activities, including the cancellation of the team’s exhibition game the following evening, […]

Berry, Kilbrai join KIJHL League Office

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is pleased to announce the hiring of Mark Berry as Social Media Coordinator and Tim Kilbrai as Hockey Operations Coordinator. Berry is well-known throughout junior hockey circles in B.C. as a social media presence, podcaster and broadcaster. He is the longtime play-by-play voice of the VIJHL’s Campbell River Storm, […]

2023 Kootenay Conference playoff format announced

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League has announced a change to the Kootenay Conference playoff format for the upcoming season. The new format, which was necessitated by the withdrawal of the Spokane Braves for a third consecutive season, was recommended by the KIJHL’s Hockey Operations Committee and approved by the Executive Committee: The top three […]

Spokane Braves withdraw from 2022/23 KIJHL season

The Spokane Braves will not participate in the 2022/23 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season, the league has announced. The decision comes after the Braves alerted the KIJHL that they would not be able to commit to operating by an August 1st deadline that had previously been set to determine their status. “The Braves have […]

KIJHL releases 2022/23 regular season schedule

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League has released its 2022-23 regular season schedule, which begins on Friday, September 23rd with 18 of the league’s 20 teams in action. All KIJHL teams will play a 44-game regular season that includes six games each against divisional rivals, two games against teams from the alternate division within the […]