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Chilliwack Chiefs alum Kohen Olischefski with the University of Denver Pioneers. (U of Denver photo)

Chilliwack Chief grads earn all-academic status in NCAA men’s hockey

Kohen Olischefski and Harrison Blaisdell have been recognized for their work in the classroom

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Kohen Olischefski with the University of Denver Pioneers. (U of Denver photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs hoping to be hub city as BCHL announces return to action

Chiefs players will have a chance to showcase themselves over 5 weeks and approximately 20 games

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Boston College forward Nikita Nesterenko is one of the top freshmen in the Hockey East conference. (Hockey East Instagram photo)

Ex-Chief Nikita Nesterenko named to Hockey East All-Rookie team

The talented forward has enjoyed a great first season with the NCAA powerhouse Boston College Eagles

Boston College forward Nikita Nesterenko is one of the top freshmen in the Hockey East conference. (Hockey East Instagram photo)
Abbotsford’s Jordan Kawaguchi, shown here with North Dakota, has been named a first-team All-NCHC player for the second straight season. (File photo)

Jordan Kawaguchi named to All-Conference team in National Collegiate Hockey Conference

The former Chilliwack Chiefs captain is named All-NCHC for a second straight season

Abbotsford’s Jordan Kawaguchi, shown here with North Dakota, has been named a first-team All-NCHC player for the second straight season. (File photo)
Harrison Blaisdell (middle) will be in action in a nationally televised NCAA men’s hockey game between his University of North Dakota (UND) Fighting Hawks and the University of Omaha. (UND photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs alums skate for North Dakota in nationally televised NCAA men’s hockey match

Jordan Kawaguchi, Harrison Blaisdell and Cooper Moore’s game can be seen live on TSN 3

Harrison Blaisdell (middle) will be in action in a nationally televised NCAA men’s hockey game between his University of North Dakota (UND) Fighting Hawks and the University of Omaha. (UND photo)
Chilliwack Coliseum, formerly Prospera Centre in February 2020. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress file)

Chilliwack Chiefs acquire defenceman Tyler McBay from Wellington Dukes

The BCHL club’s recent moves suggest the team is still anticipating some sort of season being played

Chilliwack Coliseum, formerly Prospera Centre in February 2020. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress file)
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Drew Dornan jumps from Chilliwack Jets to Chilliwack Chiefs

The 16-year-old forward is getting a chance to impress, hoping his new team will play some games

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Chilliwack Chiefs add Langley product Liam Tanner

The 17-year-old opted to join the Chiefs for the remainder of the 2020-21 season

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Cooper Moore (in white) during the 2019-20 BCHL season as a member Chilliwack Chiefs. Moore is now a freshman defenceman at the University of North Dakota. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Cooper Moore wins NCAA weekly award

The freshman defenceman was the top blueliner in his NCAA Div 1 conference last weekend

Cooper Moore (in white) during the 2019-20 BCHL season as a member Chilliwack Chiefs. Moore is now a freshman defenceman at the University of North Dakota. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
Jordan Kawaguchi is once more in the mix for the Hobey Baker award as the top player in NCAA college hockey. (University of North Dakota photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Jordan Kawaguchi back on the ballot for the Hobey Baker award

The Abbotsford product was among the final 3 last season and is on the initial 50-plus player ballot

Jordan Kawaguchi is once more in the mix for the Hobey Baker award as the top player in NCAA college hockey. (University of North Dakota photo)
Chilliwack Chiefs grad Kaden Pickering has matched his point total from 2019-20 in 18 fewer games this season. (Saints athletics photo)

Chilliwack Chief alum Kaden Pickering named ECAC Player of the Week

Pickering is another Chilliwack Chiefs alum enjoying a breakout season in the NCAA Div 1 ranks

Chilliwack Chiefs grad Kaden Pickering has matched his point total from 2019-20 in 18 fewer games this season. (Saints athletics photo)
Chilliwack Chiefs forward Sasha Teleguine, seen here with Thayer Academy, is on the NHL’s Central Scouting Bureau updated watch list. (Twitter photo)

Chilliwack Chief Sasha Teleguine holds spot on Central Scouting Bureau’s watch list

Teleguine and Prince George forward Finlay Williams are viewed as potential late round NHL picks

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Sasha Teleguine, seen here with Thayer Academy, is on the NHL’s Central Scouting Bureau updated watch list. (Twitter photo)
Boston College forward Nikita Nesterenko is one of the top freshmen in the Hockey East conference. (Hockey East Instagram photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Nikita Nesterenko wins Hockey East award

The flying freshman with the Boston College Eagles is point-per-game 10 games into his NCAA career

Boston College forward Nikita Nesterenko is one of the top freshmen in the Hockey East conference. (Hockey East Instagram photo)
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Chilliwack adds prospect Lucas Sorace to future Chiefs D

The Port Moody product suited up for one BCHL game with Chilliwack during the 2019-20 season

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Chilliwack Chiefs acquire forward Ben Woodhouse from Wellington Dukes

The BCHL club swapped future considerations to the Dukes for the 20-year-old forward

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Massimo Rizzo (in white) has yet to hit the ice for a ‘real’ game in a Chilliwack Chiefs uniform, and hopes to get the season started soon after Feb. 5. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Massimo Rizzo commits to Denver Pioneers

Rizzo finds a new NCAA home after de-committing to the University of North Dakota

Massimo Rizzo (in white) has yet to hit the ice for a ‘real’ game in a Chilliwack Chiefs uniform, and hopes to get the season started soon after Feb. 5. (Darren Francis photo)
Will Calverley is the Atlantic Hockey Conference Player of the Month for December. (Atlantic Hockey Conference graphic)

Breakout NCAA season continues for former Chilliwack Chiefs captain

In his third season, Will Calverley is among the college hockey leaders in points and assists

Will Calverley is the Atlantic Hockey Conference Player of the Month for December. (Atlantic Hockey Conference graphic)
Ethan Bowen of the Chilliwack Chiefs said he hasn't given consideration to leaving, even as the BCHL season is delayed once more. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Ethan Bowen sticking with Chilliwack Chiefs even as BCHL season gets pushed back

While some players have left for the USHL where they can play games, the hometown kid is staying put

Ethan Bowen of the Chilliwack Chiefs said he hasn't given consideration to leaving, even as the BCHL season is delayed once more. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)
Tommy Lyons (right) is one of six players who have left the Chilliwack Chiefs in recent days, heading to the USHL. (Darren Francis photo)

BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs hit hard by USHL defections

Chilliwack Chiefs hockey boss Brian Maloney says the USHL is poaching players with misleading info

Tommy Lyons (right) is one of six players who have left the Chilliwack Chiefs in recent days, heading to the USHL. (Darren Francis photo)
Dennis Cholowski hopes to make an impact in his third National Hockey League season. (DetroitRedWings.com photo)

Chilliwack Chief alum Dennis Cholowski headlines list of BCHLers at NHL camps

The former first round draft pick heads into his third season with the Detroit Red Wings

Dennis Cholowski hopes to make an impact in his third National Hockey League season. (DetroitRedWings.com photo)