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Alberni Valley Bulldogs president named BCHL Marketer of the Year

Alberni Valley Bulldogs president named BCHL Marketer of the Year

David Michaud first joined the Bulldogs in December of 2018

Alberni Valley Bulldogs president named BCHL Marketer of the Year
Forward Brandon Buhr finished fifth in league scoring with the West Van Academy Midget Prep team last season. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs add size, leadership for 2020-2021 season

BCHL team has been busy with signings during the offseason

Forward Brandon Buhr finished fifth in league scoring with the West Van Academy Midget Prep team last season. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)

BCHL asks province for help with pandemic losses

League has ‘every intention’ of playing next season, but financial issues have been identified

The Cowichan Valley Capitals and Chilliwack Chiefs battle in a game during the 2019-20 B.C. Hockey League season. (File photo)
Surrey Eagles players celebrate a goal during video-game simulation of the BCHL team’s second-round playoff series with Coquitlam Express. (Youtube photo)

BCHL hockey playoffs continue – in video game action involving players

‘We were looking for a way to keep our fans engaged during this unfortunate downtime,’ commish says

Surrey Eagles players celebrate a goal during video-game simulation of the BCHL team’s second-round playoff series with Coquitlam Express. (Youtube photo)
Chase Klassen of the Westshore Wolves takes a shot on goal for his Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League team during the first-ever VIJHL-PJHL Prospects Game at the Nanaimo Ice Centre on Sunday. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs fetch VIJHL Rookie of the Year

Forward Chase Klassen signs with Port Alberni BCHL team

Chase Klassen of the Westshore Wolves takes a shot on goal for his Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League team during the first-ever VIJHL-PJHL Prospects Game at the Nanaimo Ice Centre on Sunday. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)

BC Hockey cancels all provincial championships due to COVID-19 outbreak

In B.C., provincial hockey championships were slated to begin this Sunday, March 15

Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)
Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)

COVID-19 puts fate of BCHL season in question, KIJHL suspends games

Hockey Canada and the CJHL currently in talks to come up with plan for remainder of season

Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)
Bulldogs forward Mitch Deelstra drives to the net, pursued by Clippers defenceman Aiden Hansen-Bukata during Game 3 of the BCHL playoffs in Port Alberni. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs look to avoid elimination against Nanaimo Clippers

Nanaimo Clippers have taken a 3-0 lead in round one of the BCHL playoffs

Bulldogs forward Mitch Deelstra drives to the net, pursued by Clippers defenceman Aiden Hansen-Bukata during Game 3 of the BCHL playoffs in Port Alberni. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Nanaimo Clippers defenceman Mike Kennedy checks Alberni Valley Bulldogs opponent Matthew Grouchy in front of Clippers goalie Jordan Naylor during Saturday’s BCHL playoff game at Frank Crane Arena. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Bulldogs drop matching 6-3 games to start BCHL playoffs

Alberni Valley Bulldogs to host Game 3 and Game 4 against Nanaimo Clippers

Nanaimo Clippers defenceman Mike Kennedy checks Alberni Valley Bulldogs opponent Matthew Grouchy in front of Clippers goalie Jordan Naylor during Saturday’s BCHL playoff game at Frank Crane Arena. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
Bulldogs goaltender Luke Pearson dives for the puck. (DARRAN CHAISSON PHOTOGRAPHY)

BCHL: Bulldogs set to face Clippers in Round One of BCHL playoffs

Alberni Valley Bulldogs have won two out of eight games against Nanaimo this season

Bulldogs goaltender Luke Pearson dives for the puck. (DARRAN CHAISSON PHOTOGRAPHY)
Alberni Valley Bulldogs forward Ryan Doolin collides with West Kelowna forward Levi Stauber. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Alberni Valley Bulldogs forward Ryan Doolin collides with West Kelowna forward Levi Stauber. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Bulldogs forward Josh Zary battles with Langley goaltender Jonathan Mor for the puck. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

BCHL: Comeback falls short for Alberni Valley Bulldogs

Visiting Langley Rivermen take the 3-2 win on Parents Weekend

Bulldogs forward Josh Zary battles with Langley goaltender Jonathan Mor for the puck. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Bulldogs captain Mitch Deelstra celebrates his second goal of the game on Wednesday, Jan. 22. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs pick up another come-from-behind win

Bulldogs take the Cowichan Valley Capitals to overtime

Bulldogs captain Mitch Deelstra celebrates his second goal of the game on Wednesday, Jan. 22. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Victoria Grizzlies defencemen Chace Oliver and Bulldogs forward Dawson Tritt tackle each other for the puck in the second period. (KAICEE TROTT / SPECIAL TO THE NEWS)
Victoria Grizzlies defencemen Chace Oliver and Bulldogs forward Dawson Tritt tackle each other for the puck in the second period. (KAICEE TROTT / SPECIAL TO THE NEWS)
BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs make moves at trade deadline

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs make moves at trade deadline

Bulldogs add veteran defenceman; former WHL forward to lineup

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs make moves at trade deadline
Jackson Doucet led the attack for the Bulldogs against the Langley Rivermen on Saturday, Dec. 21 with two goals and one assist. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)                                Jackson Doucet led the attack for the Bulldogs against the Langley Rivermen on Saturday, Dec. 21 with two goals and one assist. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs end the year with three straight road wins

Bulldogs will be back on home ice for a double header against the Powell River Kings

  • Dec 24, 2019
Jackson Doucet led the attack for the Bulldogs against the Langley Rivermen on Saturday, Dec. 21 with two goals and one assist. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)                                Jackson Doucet led the attack for the Bulldogs against the Langley Rivermen on Saturday, Dec. 21 with two goals and one assist. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Bulldogs defencemen Jackson Munro helps the three timbits minor hockey players gather the teddy bears from the ice after Ryan Doolin scored opening the goal on Saturday. (KAICEE TROTT PHOTO)

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs fall to Chiefs on Teddy Bear Toss night

Alberni Valley Bulldogs picked up two out of four points over the weekend

Bulldogs defencemen Jackson Munro helps the three timbits minor hockey players gather the teddy bears from the ice after Ryan Doolin scored opening the goal on Saturday. (KAICEE TROTT PHOTO)
BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs acquire veteran forward from QMJHL

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs acquire veteran forward from QMJHL

Matthew Grouchy set to join the Bulldogs on Friday, Dec. 13

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs acquire veteran forward from QMJHL
Bulldogs forward Caige Sterzer gets the puck past Kings defender Ben Wozney. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

BCHL: Bulldogs’ win streak snapped by Powell River Kings

Josh Zary had the lone goal for Port Alberni

Bulldogs forward Caige Sterzer gets the puck past Kings defender Ben Wozney. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
Bulldogs forward Jacob Bosse congratulations affiliate player Josh Pederson on his first BCHL goal in Parksville on Tuesday night. ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS

BCHL: Alberni Valley Bulldogs drop a close game in Parksville

Spruce Kings come back from a 3-0 deficit to win 4-3

Bulldogs forward Jacob Bosse congratulations affiliate player Josh Pederson on his first BCHL goal in Parksville on Tuesday night. ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS