Williams a Big Local Addition

Delta native Cole Williams is a big get for the Rivermen and looks to become a solid piece on the team’s back-end for the next couple years. At 5’10” and 160 pounds, the 17 year-old combines a unique skillset of both defensive awareness and smarts along with offensive ability.  He describes himself as a responsible…

Getting Closer

Yes it sure may seem as if the BCHL season just ended.  Afterall the RBC Cup was handed out in Vernon just a few weeks ago.  But the BCHL’s Annual General Meeting just wrapped up on Saturday with the wheels for the 2014-2015 season already well in motion. We can’t expect to see too much…

King Adds Big Piece to Rivermen Roster

A significant trade kicked off the summertime signing season for the Rivermen yesterday as a three-way deal saw Langley transfer 18 year-old defenceman Viktor Dombrovskiy to the Trail Smoke Eaters who in turn sent 19-year old blue liner Joel Webb to the Kindersley Klippers of the SJHL.  Completing the deal has the Rivermen receiving 20-year old goaltender…

Szeto Adds Offensive Flash

A highly sought after prospect, Vancouver native Justin Szeto has committed to play for the Rivermen this coming season. At 17 years-old and 5’9″ and 165 pounds, Szeto is young and on the smaller side but his speed and skill is off the charts.  He finished last season third in BC Major Midget League scoring…

MacLean Adds Veteran Blueline Presence

  With a total of 38 BCHL games under his belt including five last season with the Rivermen, Trevor MacLean adds not only poise and a high hockey IQ to the Riv blueline, but also a good deal of experience. The soon-to-be 19 year-old from North Vancouver began patrolling the blue line for the Powell River…

Udahl Adds Skill and Smarts

At 5’8″ and about 160 pounds, Erik Udahl isn’t the biggest forward you’ll see next year in the BCHL, but he certainly has the skill to make up for it. The 18 year-old from Walpole, Massachusetts has committed to play for the Rivermen this coming season after impressing coaches and scouts on more than one…

Campion Commits

While the Rivermen graduate a good deal of players on to the NCAA for the coming season there are no doubt some pretty big holes that are left in their wake.  On defence the team is losing four key components in Zach Urban, Tony Bretzman, Tanner Johnson, and Chris Forney.  But one of those coming…