Victoria, BC (via Times Colonist) ~ Jack Gorton realizes how privileged he was being able to skate in New York Rangers practices on occasion while growing up when his dad, Jeff Gorton, was GM of the NHL club. “It was a special time being around a pro locker room and seeing how guys like Adam […]
Victoria, BC ~ Have coaching career, will travel. Geoff Grimwood has seen more benches than a park. Only, his have been in rinks. The Victoria Grizzlies of the B.C. Hockey League have rounded out their coaching staff by adding the well-travelled Grimwood as an assistant coach. Grimwood was head coach of the Kamloops Storm […]
The Victoria Grizzlies organization is pleased to announce that the upcoming home game on October 2nd versus the Langley Rivermen will be the Indigenous Recognition Game, presented by Hub International Insurance and the Songhees Nation. This game will be the first in the “Hockey is For Everyone Series”. “Our arena is located on the traditional […]
August 15th, Victoria, BC. Victoria Grizzlies owner and Governor, Ron Walchuk, is pleased to announce the appointment of Byron Loucks as President of the Junior A Hockey Club. Byron, who formerly owned Westcoast Appliances joined the team earlier this year to help guide the team’s business operations. “We are excited to have Byron’s many years […]
The Grizzlies are back in Sooke to faceoff against the Cowichan Valley Capitals. We’re are excited to be working with the Rotary Club of Sooke to kick off the 2022 BCHL Preseason at the Seaparc Leisure Complex. Alex Newhook protects the puck from a Cowichan Valley Capital player in 2018 pre season action. Back in […]
LANGLEY, B.C. – The BC Hockey League and the Vancouver Canucks Alumni have announced six winners for the Canucks Alumni BCHL Scholarship Program for the 2021-22 season. The program, which has been in place since 1987, is designed to provide former BCHL players the opportunity to apply for scholarship funds as they continue their academic […]
The Victoria Grizzlies are looking for families to billet players for the upcoming season. Billet Families get awesome benefits such as $500/month, 2022–23 Season Ticket for the family and free bread from Cobs Bread.
Matthew Wood, right, takes part in a practice scrimmage with the Canada Under-18s team. MATT MURNAGHAN, HOCKEY CANADA Matthew Wood really hasn’t had time to enjoy the warm weather that has hit his home town of Nanaimo recently. In fact, he has barely left the ice rink in the past few months. When his Victoria […]