Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League News http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467 News headlines from the past 3 months Mon, 17 Feb 2020 07:14:10 GMT Will's Take - Last 2 Weeks of the Regular Season http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=109179 The views expressed are those of Will Bryant and not necessarily those of the VIJHL. As we enter the final two weeks of the VIJHL Regular Season, a lot remains to be determined in the North Divisio... Thu, 13 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT 2019/2020 Players of the Week http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=109032 VIJHL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK – 2019/2020   WEEK 22 – ISAAC LEIK – OCEANSIDE GENERALS “Isaac (Leik) is a dominate power forward type at this level. He can control gam... Tue, 11 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMT The Inaugeral PJHL/VIJHL AllStar Game An Instant Classic! http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=109013 I had the great fortune of travelling over to Ladner on Sunday for the inaugural PJHL/VIJHL All-Star game, featuring the elite of the two leagues. The most popular phrase heading into the event was th... Tue, 28 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Riley Braun http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108961 Host Mark Berry is joined by this week’s co-host Victoria Cougars’ Head Coach Brody Coulter. They talk about the Cougars, the All-star Game and his journey. The Player of the Week int... Wed, 22 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT PJHL/VIJHL ALL-STAR GAME SUNDAY http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108937 The Prospects from the PJHL and VIJHL put on a show a few weeks back, now the All-stars will take to the ice on Sunday (January 26) at the Ladner Leisure Centre across the Georgia Strait for the first... Mon, 20 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Pearce Messer http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108894 Host Mark Berry is joined by co-host Lee Stone, who talks about the Storm, his journey plus great players he’s coached and coached against. Interviews with Avery Hargitt (Braves) and VIJHL Playe... Thu, 16 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT VI Prospects Down the PJ 7-4 http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108876 Now that was a fun afternoon on a cold and blustery day in Nanaimo. The first-ever PJHL/VIJHL Prospects Challenge Cup hit the Nanaimo Ice Centre on Sunday (January 12) featuring the best young talent ... Tue, 14 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Evan Easton http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108832 Host Mark Berry is joined by Oceanside Generals' Head Coach Dan Lemmon. Interview with the Player of the Week Evan Easton of the Victoria Cougars, a recap of the week's action and on 'Wher... Thu, 09 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT VIJHL PJHL PROSPECTS GAME SUNDAY IN NANAIMO http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108797 Sunday afternoon (January 12, 2020) in Nanaimo (2:00 PT), the young guns of two premier Junior hockey leagues will collide and fans of the Vancouver Island Hockey League and the Pacific Junior Hockey ... Sun, 05 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Bryce Irwin http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108766 On Episode 7 of VIJHL Breakout, the first for 2020, Host Mark Berry and this week’s co-host Kyle Ireland unveil the VIJHL selections for the Prospects Game (vs. PJHL on Jan 12 in Nanaimo) and th... Thu, 02 Jan 2020 08:00:00 GMT Cougars Share Great News on their Alumni Game http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108724 On December 19, the Victoria Cougars hosted their 2nd annual Alumni game in support of alumnus Josh Wyatt. The best news wasn’t that $5,372 was raised to offset some of Josh’s medical cost... Sun, 22 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Josh Pederson http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108700 This week on the podcast, Mark Berry talks with Tom Arlidge about the Cougars’ December 19th Alumni game, Co-host Isha Jahromi chats about the Panthers and The Hockey Podcast Network, Player of ... Thu, 19 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Cougars Alumni Game to Benefit Josh Wyatt http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108676 The Victoria Cougars 2nd Annual Alumni game is Thursday (December 19) at the Arch. This is a fundraiser for a Cougar alumnus, Josh Wyatt, who has been diagnosed with cancer. Cougar fans will rememb... Mon, 16 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Jacob Bennett http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108643 On Episode 5 of VIJHL Breakout, host Mark Berry is joined by Saanich Braves' broadcaster Clay Cochrane who talks about the Braves, being a Hockey Dad and his feelings on Overtime/Shootouts. M... Thu, 12 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT Listen to VIJHL Breakout featuring Tanner Wort http://www.vijhl.com/leagues/newsletter.cfm?leagueID=16189&clientID=3467&page=108598 On Episode 4 of VIJHL Breakout, Host Mark Berry talks Player of the Week, Peninsula's Tanner Wort., He also chats with Storm Head Coach/GM, Lee Stone and Captain Kyle Jennings about Friday&#3... Thu, 05 Dec 2019 08:00:00 GMT