KIJHL Notebook: Unsung Heroes

This week’s KIJHL Notebook recognizes the unsung hero on teams. According to, that term first appeared in the mid-1800s, though it has its roots in ancient Greece. They say an unsung hero is a person who has achieved great things or committed acts of bravery or self-sacrifice, yet is not celebrated or recognized. The […]

Officiating gave Love extra ice time and more

Bobby Jo Love is a Kootenay International Junior Hockey League alumni, who is officiating in the Western Hockey League and has made the jump to working games in the American Hockey League. As a defenceman, Love made his debut in the KIJHL at 17 with the Sicamous Eagles in 2013-14 collecting six assists in 32 […]

KIJHL Notebook: Team Goaltending

Brandon Weare photo/Revelstoke Grizzlies Facebook Page/Matt Timmins Photography   As the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League nears the Christmas Break, the last game before Christmas is on Dec. 19, this week’s KIJHL Notebook focuses on how each team’s goalie tandems have performed.   Eddie Mountain Division The Columbia Valley Rockies have 15 wins and Head […]

Instat KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week: Dec. 5

Nathan Bohmer of the 100 Mile House Wranglers, Dylan Marshall of the Nelson Leafs and Ty Marchant of the Kelowna Chiefs have been selected the Instat Kootenay International Junior Hockey League 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending, Dec. 5. Bohmer – Top Forward – The Chestermere, Alberta product had five goals and […]

KIJHL Notebook

  This KIJHL Notebook takes a look at how teams performed overall in November and how some of the players made contributions to team success. There is also more good news from Princeton, a perspective on how the Posse have helped their community from a residents perspective.   Eddie Mountain Division The Columbia Valley Rockies […]

100 Mile Wranglers and 100 Mile House supporting Princeton BC

Wrangler Nation!Our Wranglers worked hard alongside the Princeton Posse players to unload and sort the generous donations from our community.As well, they were busy doing their part filling sand bags and  even manned a furniture donation booth.So proud of our boys!Thank you#kijhlpucktalk #southcaribooreccentre #100mhwranglers #caribooradio

KIJHL Notebook: Team improvements

  In this week’s KIJHL Notebook, we’ve continued to focus on how teams are playing, especially from the previous weekend and moving forward. And there is news on a KIJHL team helping the Princeton Posse.   Doug Birks Division The Kamloops Storm defeated Summerland and North Okanagan on the weekend, then lost in overtime to […]

108 Golf Resort offers a price break on rooms for out of town hockey parents

Hi Wrangler Nation ~ our parent appreciation night is fast approaching, being held on November 20th. We invite all our visiting parents to book a room at the 108 Resort. Located at the beautiful 108 Mile Ranch at 4816 Telqua Drive, the rate for the evening will be $80 + tax per room. Please call […]

Hladun believes rebuilt Wranglers will surprise

  After the 100 Mile House Wranglers withdrew from the 2020-21 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Head Coach and General Manager Dale Hladun headed to Central Canada. The long-time KIJHL coach spent time with his family in Shoal Lake, Manitoba. It wasn’t a full on vacation for Hladun though. […]