Hudson Thornton commits to UMD

September 10, 2019
Chilliwack Chiefs’ 16-year old defenseman Hudson Thornton has solidified his NCAA Division 1 future with a commitment to play for the University of Minnesota Duluth. Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thornton spent the past two seasons playing for the RINK Hockey Academy in the CSSHL. The 5’10 170 LB defenseman had plenty of options, largely due […]

Chiefs Take Season Opener 5-3 over Langley

September 9, 2019
Courtesy of Eric Welsh – Chilliwack Progress Chilliwack’s special teams were special in the team’s BCHL season opener Sunday night, powering the Chiefs to a 5-3 road win in Langley. Chilliwack got three power play goals plus a shortie from Kyle Penney as they beat their Mainland division rivals at the George Preston Arena. Chilliwack […]

Prospera Centre to be renamed Chilliwack Coliseum

September 5, 2019
On Tuesday, September 3, Chilliwack City Council unanimously approved changing the name of Prospera Centre to the Chilliwack Coliseum. Following a public-private partnership P3 agreement between the City of Chilliwack and Chiefs Development Group Ltd., construction on what was then called the new Coliseum began in May 2003. Later that year, a 10-year deal was […]