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Smoke Eaters head of marketing Allison McCarthy. Photo: Sheri Regnier

Trail Smoke Eaters Allison McCarthy earns top BCHL marketing award

The BCHL marketing award was voted on by fellow marketers and league staff

 

The Trail Smoke Eaters will renew play against Coastal Conference teams this year, after the BCHL cancelled travel to the Lower Mainland due to flooding and road closures last season. Photo: Jim Bailey

BCHL releases 2022-23 league schedule

Showcase dates coming, 52 of 54 Trail Smoke Eaters games scheduled for the 2022-23 season

 

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BCHL adopts franchise scorecard at AGM

The scorecard will measure the strengths and weaknesses of each team, so improvements can be made

 

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Penticton Vees blow out Nanaimo Clippers to sweep series and win BCHL championship

Penticton wins Game 4 by 8-2 score Wednesday, May 18, in Nanaimo

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City of Nanaimo Mayor Leonard Krog will be cheering for the Nanaimo Clippers in the BCHL Fred Page Cup finals, which start Friday, May 13, in Penticton. (Submitted photo)

Nanaimo bars, Penticton wine on the line as mayors bet on BCHL finals

Nanaimo Mayor Leonard Krog makes friendly wager with Penticton Mayor John Vassilaki

City of Nanaimo Mayor Leonard Krog will be cheering for the Nanaimo Clippers in the BCHL Fred Page Cup finals, which start Friday, May 13, in Penticton. (Submitted photo)
Former Beaver Valley Nitehawks forward and Trail native Judah Makway has committed to the Trail Smoke Eaters for the 2022-23 season. Photo: Jim Bailey

Local Trail product commits to Smoke Eaters

Judah Makway will make the jump from the KIJHL to the BCHL as a Trail Smoke Eater in 2022-23

Former Beaver Valley Nitehawks forward and Trail native Judah Makway has committed to the Trail Smoke Eaters for the 2022-23 season. Photo: Jim Bailey
Talented players like Smoke Eaters forward Ridge Dawson is expected to return next year and was selected during Trail’s ID camps last year. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters primed for ID Camp

About 100 players will attend the Trail Smoke Eaters ID camp going from April 29 to May 1

Talented players like Smoke Eaters forward Ridge Dawson is expected to return next year and was selected during Trail’s ID camps last year. Photo: Jim Bailey
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Penticton Vees hold on for a 2-1 win over Smoke Eaters

Penticton Vees take series lead over the Smoke Eaters with Game 4 set for Tuesday night in Trail

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Trail Smoke Eaters host Vernon Vipers on Friday at 7 p.m. Photo: Jim Bailey

Goalie injuries plague Smoke Eaters as losses mount

Trail Smoke Eaters winless in February, fall to Centennials and Warriors on weekend

Trail Smoke Eaters host Vernon Vipers on Friday at 7 p.m. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters forward Josh Schenk battles the Penticton Vees defender in front of the net on Saturday, in a 5-4 OT loss. Photo: Jim Bailey

Smoke Eaters take Vees to OT, beaten by ‘Backs

Trail Smoke Eaters suffer 5-4 overtime loss to Interior leading Penticton Vees

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Josh Schenk battles the Penticton Vees defender in front of the net on Saturday, in a 5-4 OT loss. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail falls to Salmon Arm and Penticton

Trail Smoke Eaters end tough road trip vs Vees and Silverbacks

Vees Josh Nadeau nets a hat trick in 4-2 win over Trail and Penticton’s seventh straight victory

Trail falls to Salmon Arm and Penticton
Vernon Vipers goalie Roan Clarke foils Smoke Eater Brady Hunter on this attempt in close in a 3-2 victory over the Trail Smoke Eaters on Tuesday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters snake bitten by Vernon Vipers

Trail Smoke Eaters throw everything at Vernon goalie but fall 3-2 to Vipers

Vernon Vipers goalie Roan Clarke foils Smoke Eater Brady Hunter on this attempt in close in a 3-2 victory over the Trail Smoke Eaters on Tuesday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe and the West Kelowna Warriors doubled up the Trail Smoke Eaters on Saturday with a 10-5 victory. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters earn road split in Merritt and West Kelowna

Michaelis returns to line up, Fradette gets second BCHL shutout in Smokies win over Centennials

Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe and the West Kelowna Warriors doubled up the Trail Smoke Eaters on Saturday with a 10-5 victory. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters forward Quinn Disher commits to Michigan Tech. Photo: Jim Bailey

Smoke Eater, Disher, signs with NCAA Huskies

Trail forward Quinn Disher commits to play for the NCAA Michigan Tech University Huskies

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Quinn Disher commits to Michigan Tech. Photo: Jim Bailey
Smoke Eaters forward Connor Michaud battles for the puck on Sunday night in a 2-1 loss to the Prince George Spruce Kings. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters win three-game series vs Prince George

Prince George earns 2-1 win Sunday after falling twice to Trail Smoke Eaters in shoot out

Smoke Eaters forward Connor Michaud battles for the puck on Sunday night in a 2-1 loss to the Prince George Spruce Kings. Photo: Jim Bailey
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Smoke Eaters forward commits to Northern Michigan

Smoke Eater Zach Michaeils signed letter of intent to attend Northern Michigan University in 2022-23

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Trail Smoke Eaters fail to complete comeback in 5-3 loss to Cranbrook Bucks on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters shut out Warriors, fall to Bucks

New additions contribute in Smoke Eaters first win of the new year

Trail Smoke Eaters fail to complete comeback in 5-3 loss to Cranbrook Bucks on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey
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Trail Smoke Eaters alumni nominated for Hobey Baker Award

Four former Trail Smoke Eaters were nominated for the most prestigious award in NCAA hockey

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Trail Smoke Eaters sent goalie Bailey Monteith to the Virden Oil Capitals at the trade deadline on Monday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters make flurry of deals at deadline

Smoke Eaters shore up last line of defence with addition of veteran goalie Cole Tisdale

Trail Smoke Eaters sent goalie Bailey Monteith to the Virden Oil Capitals at the trade deadline on Monday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Smoke Eaters send defenceman Chris Kobelka, 18, to the Fort McMurray Oil Barons for 20-year-old defenceman Kabore Dunn. Photo: Jim Bailey

Update: Trail Smoke Eaters shore up defence, add forward

The Trail Smoke Eaters were making deals up to the trade deadline Monday, Jan. 10

Smoke Eaters send defenceman Chris Kobelka, 18, to the Fort McMurray Oil Barons for 20-year-old defenceman Kabore Dunn. Photo: Jim Bailey