Wood shines in return to Victoria Grizzlies lineup

about 5 hours ago By: Cleve Dheensaw What the Trail Smoke Eaters couldn’t do — stop Victoria ­Grizzlies prodigy Matthew Wood — rains and landslides did. The Grizzlies were stuck in the Interior following Sunday’s 6-2 victory in Trail in which the 16-year-old Wood had a goal and four assists for five points as Victoria halted a […]

Szeto does the trick as Grizzlies edge Capitals

about 12 hours ago By: The Times Colonist Updated about 7 hours ago Kalen Szeto scored three goals, including the winner with 30 seconds left in regulation, to propel the Grizzlies to a 5-3 victory. Without two key defencemen and their leading goal scorer, the Victoria Grizzlies needed their depth players to pick up the slack if they […]

Grizzlies look to stay on early roll against Capitals

Brian Drewry / The Times Colonist OCTOBER 10, 2021 06:00 AM It was mission accomplished for the Victoria Grizzlies in their B.C. Hockey League season opener on Friday night, now the next task is to keep it going this afternoon when the Cowichan Valley Capitals come to The Q Centre for a matinee affair at […]

GAMEDAY: Grizzlies look to bounce back against Clippers

The Victoria Grizzlies look to bounce back against the Nanaimo Clippers who won last night 4-2. Grizzlies were without defenseman Isack Bandu, Clark Hiebert, and Tyler Waram. Today’s lineup is looking to be more of the same, but the Grizzlies will be on their home ice in the Westhore. Puck drops at 7pm. GO GRIZZLIES!

BCHL preseason: Grizzlies topple Caps for second straight night

The Times Colonist SEPTEMBER 25, 2021 10:06 PM New Victoria Grizzlies defenceman Clark Hiebert is fitting in nicely with his new team. The former OHL blue-liner scored twice to lead the Grizzlies to a 4-2 BCHL preseason win over the Cowichan Valley Capitals on ­Friday night at The Q Centre. Captain Ellis Rickwood and linemate […]


The Victoria Grizzlies are on the road against the Cowichan Valley Capitals at the Island Savings Centre. This is the first of 2 back to back games with the Capitals. The Grizzlies are planning on dressing an almost ready for prime time lineup with only a few cuts to go before the start of the […]

Top scorer Ellis Rickwood to captain Victoria Grizzlies

Forward Ellis Rickwood is coming off scoring 30 points in 20 games during the shortened BCHL season last spring. ADRIAN LAM, TIMES COLONIST Cleve Dheensaw / Times Colonist SEPTEMBER 21, 2021 09:53 PM It’s a hockey conundrum. ­Leading scorers aren’t always the best leaders in other ways — a level of selfishness is inherent in […]


The Victoria Grizzlies go head to head against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs this Sunday night at 7PM at The Q Centre. The Grizzlies are dressing a prospects lineup tonight, with only 1 returning Grizzlies player who is a goaltender named Dryden DeMelo. He played one game in the Island Division Pod season, and posted a […]

BCHL announces plans to celebrate 60th Anniversary

The 2021-22 season is the 60th anniversary for the BCHL and the league has announced plans to celebrate the milestone and honour the rich history of the league going back to its inception in 1961. The league’s 60th Anniversary plans include an outdoor event, retro jerseys for each team, a retro theme night in each building and […]

Grizzlies, BCHL plot course for normal 2021-22 season

The Grizzlies will open the 2021-22 season at home against the Bulldogs. DARREN STOME, TIMES COLONIST Cleve Dheensaw / Times Colonist JUNE 7, 2021 10:02 PM The B.C. Hockey League anticipates no bubbles, quarantines or travel restrictions for its 2021-22 season. It’s perhaps a sign of the times that the league is planning for a […]