The 2002 Kootenay Avalanche team also did well in the Kamloops Ice Pirates tournament, taking fourth place in their first tournament of spring hockey. Front Row: Tyler Badger, Tenzin Mint (goalie), Wyatt Marlow, Colby Dynneson, Tyson Lautard, Scout Truman. Middle Row: Carter Anderson, Kai Simmonds, Jesse Ihas. Back Row: Max Profili, Mehki Dolan, Ty Moorey, Reid Vulcano, Nicholas Jenner, Nolan Martini, Alex Moore, Jordan Costa.
The above mentioned players represent the program and have been selected from the following minor hockey organizations: Castlegar, Trail, Nelson, BeaverValley, Cranbrook, Boundary, Grandforks & Spokane. For further details on the Kootenay Avalanche Program please see, www.kootenayavalanche.ca