Grizzlies win Teck Cup Championship

March 31, 2022 Grizzlies win Teck Cup Championship The Revelstoke Grizzlies have defended their KIJHL Teck Cup Championship by defeating the Nelson Leafs 6-4, winning the series in five games.  Ronin Pusch’s seventh goal of the playoffs 6:33 into the third on the power-play won the Teck Cup championship.  Entering the third period trailing 4-3, […]

KIJHL Notebook

  Game 5 of the KIJHL Teck Cup Championship is tonight in Revelstoke. The Grizzlies lead the best-of-seven series against the Nelson Leafs 3-1. It’s been a tight series with all the games decided by a goal. Brandon Kasdorf of the Grizzlies leads all players with three goals, while Johnny Carmichael and Bryce Sookro of […]

Instat KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week: March 27

  Brandon Kasdorf of the Revelstoke Grizzlies, Bryce Sookro and Dylan Marshall of the Nelson Leafs have been named the Instat Kootenay International Junior Hockey League 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending March 27.   Kasdorf – Top Forward – The Rosemary, Alberta product put up two goals and an assist in […]

KIJHL Top Defenceman Award winners

  Cam Reid of the Kimberley Dynamiters, Bryce Sookro of the Nelson Leafs, Brandon Gallo of the Revelstoke Grizzlies and Ty Marchant of the Kelowna Chiefs are the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League Top Defencemen for their respective divisions.   Reid – Eddie Mountain Division – “It was definitely a confidence booster going into playoffs, […]

KIJHL Notebook – Teck Cup opponents

  It’s been a long journey to get to the KIJHL Teck Cup Championships, but it’s here. The Revelstoke Grizzlies punched their ticket for a shot at defending their title by sweeping the top team in the league – the Osoyoos Coyotes. The Nelson Leafs are fresh off of defeating the Kimberley Dynamiters in six […]

Grizzlies, Leafs to meet in Teck Cup Finals

For the second time in the KIJHL’s history, the Nelson Leafs and Revelstoke Grizzlies will battle for the Teck Cup Championship. The last time the organizations faced each other was in 2009/10, with the Grizzlies winning. As the Junior Maple Leafs, Nelson won three championships in five finals appearances. They made their first appearance in […]

KIJHL Round 3, Game 6 recap

  March 22, 2022   Leafs clinch series against Dynamiters in double OT Bryce Sookro had two points, including the biggest assist of his season with the Nelson Leafs as he teed up teammate Liam Noble for the game-winning goal in double overtime to defeat the Kimberley Dynamiters 2-1. Noble hammered a shot past Dynamiters […]

Instat KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week: March 20

  Brandon Weare and Brady Augot of the Revelstoke Grizzlies and Bryce Sookro of the Nelson Leafs have been named the Instat Kootenay International Junior Hockey League 3 Stars of the Week, for the period ending March 20. Augot – Top Forward – The Whitecourt, Alberta product helped the Grizzlies sweep the Osoyoos Coyotes by […]

KIJHL Notebook

  The KIJHL playoffs are two games into its third round as the Kimberley Dynamiters, Nelson Leafs, Revelstoke Grizzlies and Osoyoos Coyotes battle for their respective Kootenay and Okanagan Conference titles to punch their ticket to the Teck Cup Championship. This week’s KIJHL Notebook connected with a player from each team touching on the players’ […]

Instat KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week: March 13

  Bennett Anklewich of the Nelson Leafs, Dylan Malarchuk of the Columbia Valley Rockies and Brandon Weare of the Revelstoke Grizzlies are the Instat Kootenay International Junior Hockey League 3 Stars of the Week, for the period ending March 13. Anklewich – Top Forward – The Calgary, Alberta product had three goals and five assists […]