Penticton Vees

Penticton Vees continue their winning streak carrying a 5-0 win title as of Sunday night's hockey action. (Cherie Morgan/Cherie Morgan Photography)

Penticton Vees continue winning streak

Sunday night’s 6-1 win has them with five in a row since the start of the season

  • Apr 12, 2021

 

Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net in the last game of the Okanagan Cup’s round robin stage on Nov. 7. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton could be the ‘hub-city’ for a potential BCHL bubble

Seventeen teams would stay and play all their games in the South Okanagan

 

Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net on Nov. 7. The BCHL press release did not name the player who tested positive.(Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees quarantining after player tests positive for COVID-19

The team, staff and billets are isolating while they are tested

 

West Kelowna Warriors play near perfect game, avoid sweep with overtime win over Vees

West Kelowna Warriors play near perfect game, avoid sweep with overtime win over Vees

West Kelowna played their best game of the year in the 2-1 overtime win Tuesday night

West Kelowna Warriors play near perfect game, avoid sweep with overtime win over Vees
Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win

Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win

The Penticton Vees made it three games in a row and are now in a position to sweep the Warriors

Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win
South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line

South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line

Mayors of Penticton and West Kelowna make a “friendly” wager on the BCHL series outcome.

South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line
Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors

Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors

The Penticton Vees scored three short-handed goals to take a 1-0 series lead over West Kelowna

Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors
Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies

Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies

The Penticton Vees have acquired forward Darwin Lakoduk in a trade with the Victoria Grizzlies

Penticton Vees acquire forward Lakoduk from Victoria Grizzlies
Photo: Hockey Canada

Penticton Vees to host 2021 Centennial Cup

It’s the first time Penticton has hosted the tournament which decides the country’s Junior A champions

Photo: Hockey Canada
The Penticton Vees faced the West Kelowna Warriors in their first exhibition game of the season, winning 2-1. (Photo courtesy of the Penticton Vees)

Goalies seal Penticton Vees win in exhibition game versus Warriors

The Penticton Vees and West Kelowna Warriors in BCHL exhibition action

The Penticton Vees faced the West Kelowna Warriors in their first exhibition game of the season, winning 2-1. (Photo courtesy of the Penticton Vees)
Dante Fabbro, Penticton Vees and BCHL alumni, scored his first NHL goal with the Nashville Predators on April 6. The Predators went on to win the game and clinch their division championship. (Photo courtesy of Nashville Predators/Twitter)

BCHL alum nets first NHL goal with Nashville Predators

Penticton Vees alum Dante Fabbro saw NHL action with the Nashville Predators

Dante Fabbro, Penticton Vees and BCHL alumni, scored his first NHL goal with the Nashville Predators on April 6. The Predators went on to win the game and clinch their division championship. (Photo courtesy of Nashville Predators/Twitter)
Penticton Vees Captain Massimo Rizzo breaks in on West Kelowna Warriors net in the first period of the B.C.Hockey League game Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees lead 3-1 early in the middle frame.                                Mark Brett/Western News

Sandelin scores twice as Penticton Vees defeat West Kelowna Warriors

Penticton Vees bounced back to defeat the West Kelowna Warriors in second of home-and-home series

Penticton Vees Captain Massimo Rizzo breaks in on West Kelowna Warriors net in the first period of the B.C.Hockey League game Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees lead 3-1 early in the middle frame.                                Mark Brett/Western News
Max Bulawka (10) skates the puck into the Penticton zone during BCHL action at Royal LePage Place in West Kelowna, B.C. on Oct. 19. The West Kelowna Warriors beat the Penticton Vees 3-2. (Marissa Tiel/ Kelowna Capital News)

Warriors come out on top over Vees in first of home-and-home series

West Kelowna Warriors defeated the Penticton Vees, rematch tonight

Max Bulawka (10) skates the puck into the Penticton zone during BCHL action at Royal LePage Place in West Kelowna, B.C. on Oct. 19. The West Kelowna Warriors beat the Penticton Vees 3-2. (Marissa Tiel/ Kelowna Capital News)
Penticton Vees outshoot West Kelowna Warriors but don’t earn the win

Penticton Vees outshoot West Kelowna Warriors but don’t earn the win

The Penticton Vees (7-5-1) outshot the West Kelowna Warriors (7-7-1) by a…

Penticton Vees outshoot West Kelowna Warriors but don’t earn the win
VEES PRE-SEASON — Penticton Vees goalie Jack Lafontaine gets his shoulder on a puck to make the save in the second period against the West Kelowna Warriors on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees won the preseason game 6-3 and next face the Wenatchee Wild on the road on Aug. 31. The Vees return to the SOEC on Sept. 5 to face the Wild for their last preseason game.                                Kristi Patton/                                Western News

BCHL: Penticton Vees double up West Kelowna Warriors

Six different players found the back of the net for the Penticton Vees

VEES PRE-SEASON — Penticton Vees goalie Jack Lafontaine gets his shoulder on a puck to make the save in the second period against the West Kelowna Warriors on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees won the preseason game 6-3 and next face the Wenatchee Wild on the road on Aug. 31. The Vees return to the SOEC on Sept. 5 to face the Wild for their last preseason game.                                Kristi Patton/                                Western News
The West Kelowna Warriors and Penticton Vees faced off in BCHL preseason action on Wednesday. Submitted photo

Vees defeat Warriors in BCHL preseason action

Penticton Vees defeat the West Kelowna Warriors in 3-1 as BCHL preseason action opens

The West Kelowna Warriors and Penticton Vees faced off in BCHL preseason action on Wednesday. Submitted photo
Penticton Vees goalie kicks away the puck enroute to a 3-0 shutout over the West Kelowna Warriors on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Kristi Patton/Western News

Scheel secures shutout for Vees over Warriors

Penticton Vees and the West Kelowna Warriors played on Wednesday night at the SOEC

Penticton Vees goalie kicks away the puck enroute to a 3-0 shutout over the West Kelowna Warriors on Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre.                                Kristi Patton/Western News
Penticton Vees affiliate player Massimo Rizzo cruises with the puck into the Brooks Bandits zone during Western Canada Cup action at the South Okanagan Events Centre last season.                                Steve Kidd/Western News

Rosters set for BCHL players at U17 World Challenge

BCHL players from Chilliwack, Penticton, Vernon and Victoria suit up against the world

Penticton Vees affiliate player Massimo Rizzo cruises with the puck into the Brooks Bandits zone during Western Canada Cup action at the South Okanagan Events Centre last season.                                Steve Kidd/Western News
Penticton Vees forward Cassidy Bowes in action against the Chilliwack Chiefs last season. Bowes, in his first season with the Vees, has secured a National Collegiate Athletics Association Division 1 scholarship with the University of Michigan Wolverines.                                Western New file photo

Vees Bowes locked up by Wolverines

Penticton Vees rookie Cassidy Bowes commits to the University of Michigan Wolverines

Penticton Vees forward Cassidy Bowes in action against the Chilliwack Chiefs last season. Bowes, in his first season with the Vees, has secured a National Collegiate Athletics Association Division 1 scholarship with the University of Michigan Wolverines.                                Western New file photo
Tychonick pots winner for Vees

Tychonick pots winner for Vees

The Penticton Vees opened the B.C. Hockey League season with road win over Merritt

Tychonick pots winner for Vees