Chiefs Force Game 5 Thursday With 2-1 Win

March 5, 2019
Eric Welsh – Chilliwack Progress The Chiefs staved off elimination in their first round playoff series, beating the Langley Rivermen 2-1 Tuesday night at the George Preston Arena in Langley. Still trailing 3-1 in the best-of-seven series with zero margin for error, Chilliwack comes home for game five knowing they need three straight wins to […]

Langley Takes 3-0 Series Lead

March 5, 2019
Eric Welsh – Chilliwack Progress Fifty eight regular season games over the better part of six months are in danger of being wiped out in less than a week. A 5-0 loss to Langley in a BCHL playoff game Monday night has the regular-season champion Chilliwack Chiefs trailing 0-3 in their best-of-seven first round series, […]

Rivemen Edge Chiefs in Double OT

March 3, 2019
Eric Welsh – Chilliwack Progress The best home-ice team in the BCHL find themselves in a 2-0 hole in the opening round of the BCHL playoffs. Mark Gallant scored the winner with 4:59 remaining in double overtime Saturday night as the Langley Rivermen stunned the Chilliwack Chiefs 3-2 at Prospera Centre. The home team put […]

Chiefs Drop Game 1

March 2, 2019
Eric Welsh – Chilliwack Progress Luck favoured the Langley Rivermen Friday night as they drew first blood in their first round playoff series versus the Chilliwack Chiefs. The Rivermen benefited from three lucky-bounce goals in a 5-4 win at Prospera Centre, taking the W despite being outshot 41-32. Tanner Versluis had two of them as […]

Maloney Finalist For Coach of the Year

February 22, 2019
Congratulations to our Head Coach and General Manager Brian Maloney on being named a finalist for Coach of the Year in the BCHL Awards, alongside Tyler Kuntz of the Powell River Kings and Joe Martin of the Merritt Centennials. The winner will be announced next week! 

Wall Finalist for MVP and Rookie of the Year

February 20, 2019
An initial round of nominations has narrowed down the finalists from each division for the BCHL annual awards. In a weighted vote, each BCHL head coach was asked to submit a list ranking their top choices for each of most valuable player, rookie of the year, top defenceman, top goalie and most sportsmanlike player. The […]

Round 1 Playoff Dates Announced

February 19, 2019
With a 2-1 win over the Prince George Spruce Kings on Sunday the Chiefs won their first Ron Boileau Memorial Trophy in seventeen years and also locked themselves in as the Mainland Division Champions. Given to the team that amasses the most regular season points, the Boileau Trophy win also guaranteed the Chiefs home ice […]

Nanaimo Goalie Steals Win From Chiefs

February 17, 2019
Eric Welsh – The Chilliwack Progress The Chilliwack Chiefs ran into a hot goaltender Saturday night at Prospera Centre, falling 2-1 to Landon Pavlisin and his Nanaimo Clippers. Making his 23rd appearance of the season, Nanaimo’s backup goaltender stopped 41 shots, handing Chilliwack a potentially costly defeat. The Chiefs had a chance to put seven […]

Berry the Bandit to Drop the Puck Saturday Night

February 15, 2019
ABBOTSFORD, FEB. 14, 2019 – Berry the Bandit will be making a road trip this upcoming weekend in support of the defending national champions and RBC Cup winners, the Chilliwack Chiefs. Thanks to a quick drive down Highway 1 from Abbotsford Centre, Berry will be lending a paw for the ceremonial puck drop at centre […]