Top 20 BCHL Defenceman Scoring Leaders:

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Name
Team
GP
G
A
PTS
PPG
PIM
1.
Cameron Ginnetti
Langley
35
5
35
40
1.14
14
2.
Jake Stevens
Victoria
36
5
33
38
1.06
10
3.
Trevor Cosgrove
Alberni Valley
31
8
23
31
1.00
24
4.
Chris Harpur
Cowichan Valley
37
5
23
28
0.76
34
5.
Alex Bates
Wenatchee
33
2
25
27
0.82
20
6.
Nick Minerva
Surrey
36
7
18
25
0.69
42
7.
Michael Ufberg
Vernon
36
7
17
24
0.67
22
8.
Tyler Anderson
West Kelowna/Prince George
32
10
13
23
0.72
64
9.
Connor Russell
Prince George
34
7
16
23
0.68
49
10.
Connor McCarthy
Chilliwack
32
8
14
22
0.69
25
11.
Jacob Dupont
Surrey
35
4
18
22
0.63
28
12.
Callum Volpe
Vernon/Powell River
30
3
19
22
0.73
22
13.
Mitch Stapley
Trail
35
0
22
22
0.63
10
14.
Cody Van Lierop
Victoria
31
3
18
21
0.68
28
15.
Josh Owings
Cowichan Valley
36
3
18
21
0.58
22
16.
Ryley Booth
Salmon Arm
36
5
14
19
0.53
51
17.
Brett Stirling
Victoria
27
3
16
19
0.70
32
18.
Zach Metsa
Merritt
35
2
17
19
0.54
4
19.
Chris Jones
Wenatchee
34
7
11
18
0.53
49
20.
John Schuldt
Langley
29
5
13
18
0.62
40

Top 20 BCHL Under-18 Leading Scorers:

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Name
Team
GP
G
A
PTS
PPG
PIM
1.
Brett Stapley
Vernon
30
6
22
28
0.93
20
2.
Ethan De Jong
Prince George
33
5
22
27
0.82
6
3.
Brendan Budy
Langley
33
9
15
24
0.73
26
4.
Jordan Sandhu
Alberni Valley
35
8
15
23
0.66
8
5.
Samuel Morton
Wenatchee
24
4
12
16
0.67
10
6.
Stanislav Demin
Wenatchee
30
4
12
16
0.53
14
7.
Parmjot Dhaliwal
West Kelowna
30
3
12
15
0.50
15
8.
Matthew Kowalski
Nanaimo
35
8
6
14
0.40
8
9.
Ben Berard
Powell River
37
6
8
14
0.38
17
10.
Jonathan Tychonick
Penticton
25
3
11
14
0.56
12
11.
Cayden Kraus
Alberni Valley
36
9
4
13
0.36
44
12.
Tyler Ward
Merritt
16
7
5
12
0.75
6
13.
David Silye
Nanaimo
32
5
7
12
0.38
19
14.
Andrew Kemp
Surrey
33
6
5
11
0.33
2
15.
Powell Connor
Chilliwack
32
2
9
11
0.34
50
16.
Ben Poisson
Prince George
32
7
3
10
0.31
9
17.
Mackenzie Wight
Alberni Valley
13
6
4
10
0.77
8
18.
Alec Zawatsky
Cowichan Valley
33
4
6
10
0.30
38
19.
Jordan Schulting
Chilliwack/Coquitlam
25
1
9
10
0.40
12
20.
Liam Watson-Brawn
Prince George
33
3
6
9
0.27
8

Top 20 BCHL Under-19 Leading Scorers:

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Name
Team
GP
G
A
PTS
PPG
PIM
1.
Cameron Donaldson
Powell River
37
23
21
44
1.19
10
2.
Cameron Ginnetti
Langley
35
5
35
40
1.14
14
3.
Kohen Olischefski
Chilliwack
35
11
28
39
1.11
34
4.
Grant Cruikshank
Penticton
35
23
11
34
0.97
14
5.
Desi Burgart
Surrey
31
12
18
30
0.97
4
6.
Jeffrey Stewart
Surrey
29
11
17
28
0.97
16
7.
Ty Amonte
Penticton
35
11
17
28
0.80
22
8.
Brett Stapley
Vernon
30
6
22
28
0.93
20
9.
Zach Risteau
Merritt
30
16
11
27
0.90
12
10.
Ashton Calder
Surrey
29
12
15
27
0.93
28
11.
Michael Regush
Merritt
31
12
15
27
0.87
4
12.
Ross Armour
Trail
27
8
19
27
1.00
24
13.
Ethan De Jong
Prince George
33
5
22
27
0.82
6
14.
Tristan Crozier
Nanaimo
36
10
16
26
0.72
17
15.
Carter Turnbull
Powell River
31
12
13
25
0.81
20
16.
Jagger Williamson
Vernon
28
6
19
25
0.89
14
17.
Andre Ghantous
Trail
36
2
23
25
0.69
10
18.
Jamieson Rome
Victoria
36
14
10
24
0.67
38
19.
Brendan Budy
Langley
33
9
15
24
0.73
26
20.
Keyvan Mokhtari
Victoria
33
13
10
23
0.70
22

Top 20 BCHL Under-20 Leading Scorers:

Image: Langley Rivermen

Name
Team
GP
G
A
PTS
PPG
PIM
1.
Ryan Barrow
Langley
32
20
29
49
1.53
20
2.
Jordan Kawaguchi
Chilliwack
32
23
24
47
1.47
18
3.
Troy Conzo
Wenatchee
35
12
34
46
1.31
16
4.
Cameron Donaldson
Powell River
37
23
21
44
1.19
10
5.
Kale Howarth
Trail
33
21
22
43
1.30
14
6.
Jonny Evans
Powell River
38
18
23
41
1.08
31
7.
Colin Burston
Wenatchee
33
15
25
40
1.21
43
8.
Cameron Ginnetti
Langley
35
5
35
40
1.14
14
9.
Kohen Olischefski
Chilliwack
35
11
28
39
1.11
34
10.
A.J. Vanderbeck
Wenatchee
33
22
16
38
1.15
14
11.
Max Newton
Cowichan Valley
37
18
20
38
1.03
40
12.
Jared Domin
Cowichan Valley
37
17
21
38
1.03
48
13.
Tyler Welsh
West Kelowna/Victoria
31
17
19
36
1.16
22
14.
Matthew Baker
Wenatchee
35
15
21
36
1.03
16
15.
Grant Cruikshank
Penticton
35
23
11
34
0.97
14
16.
Dakota Raabe
Wenatchee
35
12
20
32
0.91
21
17.
Christopher Klack
Penticton
35
10
21
31
0.89
20
18.
Trevor Cosgrove
Alberni Valley
31
8
23
31
1.00
24
19.
Steven Jandric
Vernon
36
18
12
30
0.83
47
20.
Thomas Lee
Chilliwack
35
14
16
30
0.86
29

28 Former BCHL Players Featured on NHL Opening Night Rosters:


Anaheim Ducks (2)
Arizona Coyotes (0)
Injured: Dave Bolland, Kevin Connauton, Chris Pronger, Michael Stone.
Non-Roster: Jarred Tinordi (NHL/NHLPA Performance Enhancing Substances Program)
Boston Bruins (2)
Injured: Austin Czarnik, Brian Ferlin, Adam McQuaidKevan Miller, Frank Vatrano.
Buffalo Sabres (1)
Injured: Cody McCormick.
Calgary Flames (0)
Injured: Ladislav Smid.
Carolina Hurricanes (0)
Injured: Tyler Ganly, Andrew Miller, Ryan MurphySergey Tolchinsky.
Non-Roster: Jakub Nakladal (pending immigration clearance)
Chicago Blackhawks (1)
Colorado Avalanche (2)
Injured: Mat Clark, Mason Geertsen, Reid Petryk, Mikko Rantanen.
Columbus Blue Jackets (0)
Josh Anderson, Cam Atkinson, Oliver Bjorkstrand, Sergei BobrovskyMatt CalvertBrandon Dubinsky, Pierre-Luc Dubois, Nick FolignoSam Gagner, Scott Harrington, Scott HartnellBoone JennerJack JohnsonSeth JonesWilliam KarlssonCurtis McElhinneyRyan Murray, Markus Nutivaara, Dalton ProutBrandon SaadDavid Savard, Lukas Sedlak, Zach Werenski.
Injured: David Clarkson, Cody Goloubef, Jacob Graves, Dillon Heatherington, Keegan Kolesar, Joonas Korpisalo, John Ramage.
Dallas Stars (3)
Injured: Jason Dickinson, Cody EakinAles HemskyMattias Janmark.
Detroit Red Wings (1)
Injured: Johan FranzenTomas JurcoNiklas Kronwall, Tomas Nosek, Daniel Renouf, Vili Saarijarvi, Joe Vitale.
Edmonton Oilers (1)
Florida Panthers (0)
Injured: Nick Bjugstad, Jayce Hawryluk, Steven Hodges, Jonathan Huberdeau.
Los Angeles Kings (0)
Injured: Marian Gaborik, Zachary Leslie, Spencer Watson.
Minnesota Wild (2)
Injured: Victor Bartley, Dylan Labbe, Chase Lang.
Montreal Canadiens (2)
Injured: Jeff Petry, Martin Reway.
Nashville Predators (2)
Injured: None.
New Jersey Devils (2)
New York Islanders (2)
New York Rangers (0)
Injured: Oscar Lindberg.
Ottawa Senators (2)
Injured: Clarke MacArthur.
Philadelphia Flyers (0)
Injured: Mark Alt, Michael Del ZottoScott Laughton.
Pittsburgh Penguins (0)
Injured: Lukas BengtssonTheodor BluegerThomas Di PauliPascal Dupuis, Sean Maguire, Bryan Rust, Daniel Sprong.
St. Louis Blues (0)
Injured: Luke Opilka, Jaden Schwartz.
San Jose Sharks (0)
Injured: Timo Meier.
Tampa Bay Lightning (1)
Injured: Ryan Callahan, Jonne Tammela.
Toronto Maple Leafs (1)
Frederik AndersenTyler Bozak (Victoria), Connor Brown, Connor Carrick, Frank CorradoJhonas EnrothJake GardinerSeth GriffithPeter HollandMatt Hunwick, Zach Hyman, Nazem KadriLeo KomarovMartin Marincin, Mitchell Marner, Matt Martin, Auston Matthews, Milan Michalek, William Nylander, Roman PolakMorgan RiellyJames van Riemsdyk, Nikita Zaitsev.
Injured: Nathan Horton, Josh Leivo, Joffrey LupulStephane Robidas.
Vancouver Canucks (0)
Washington Capitals (0)
Injured: Tim McGauley.
Winnipeg Jets (1)
Injured: None.

2016-17 West Kelowna Warriors Season Preview:

West Kelowna Warriors
Head Coach: Rylan Ferster (6th year)
2015-16 record: 38-17-2-1, 79 points (2nd in the Interior Division)
2015-16 leading scorer: Jonathan Desbiens (83 points)
2016-17 leading returning scorer: Connor Sodergren (30 points)
2016 playoffs: Won BCHL Fred Page Cup Championship, Western Canada Cup, and Royal Bank Cup
2016-17 Division: Interior
First regular season game: Friday, September 9 vs. Trail
Home opener: Friday, September 9 vs. Trail
Twitter: @BCHLWarriors

2016-17 Wenatchee Wild Season Preview:

Wenatchee Wild
Head Coach: Bliss Littler (2nd year)
2015-16 record: 34-16-4-4, 76 points (2nd in the Mainland Division)
2015-16 leading scorer: Brendan Harris (56 points)
2016-17 leading returning scorer: Brendan Harris (56 points)
2016 playoffs: Lost in the Mainland Division Final to Chilliwack, 4 games to 1
2016-17 Division: Mainland
First regular season game: Wednesday, September 14 vs. Prince George
Home opener: Friday, September 30 vs. Langley
Twitter: @WenatcheeWild1

2016-17 Victoria Grizzlies Season Preview:

Victoria Grizzlies
Head Coach: Craig Didmon (3rd year)
2015-16 record: 24-30-4-0, 52 points (5th in the Island Division)
2015-16 leading scorer: Brayden Gelsinger (61 points)
2016-17 leading returning scorer: Cole Pickup (48 points)
2016 playoffs: Did Not Qualify
2016-17 Division: Island
First regular season game: Friday, September 9 vs. Powell River
Home opener: Friday, September 9 vs. Powell River
Twitter: @VicGrizzHockey

2016-17 Vernon Vipers Season Preview:

Vernon Vipers
Head Coach: Mark Ferner (3rd year)
2015-16 record: 24-31-3-0, 51 points (4th in the Interior Division)
2015-16 leading scorer: Odeen Tufto (65 points)
2016-17 leading returning scorer: Jimmy Lambert (33 points)
2016 playoffs: Lost in the Interior Division Semi-Final to Penticton, 4 games to 1
2016-17 Division: Interior
First regular season game: Friday, September 9 vs. Salmon Arm
Home opener: Saturday, September 10 vs. Salmon Arm
Twitter: @VernonVipers

2016-17 Surrey Eagles Season Preview:

Surrey Eagles
Head Coach: Blaine Neufeld (4th year)
2015-16 record: 7-48-1-2, 17 points (6th in the Mainland Division)
2015-16 leading scorer: Kurt Black (44 points)
2016-17 leading returning scorer: Paul McAvoy (32 points)
2016 playoffs: Did Not Qualify
2016-17 Division: Mainland
First regular season game: Friday, September 9 vs. Coquitlam
Home opener: Friday, September 9 vs. Coquitlam
Twitter: @SurreyEagles