On March 16th the Victoria Royals released their 2021 roster. For an abbreviated “bubble season”, Head Coach and General Manager Dan Price has made a bold choice. With a forward group that averages just 5-foot-10 and a defense corp that averages 5-foot-11, he has chosen a relatively small group. […]
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For the first time since 2012, the Kamloops Blazers are B.C. Division Champions.
With seven games remaining in the 2019-2020 regular season, Saturday night in Portland was a key meeting between two teams looking to secure playoff positioning. The Victoria Royals (31-23-6-2) made the trip south to face the Portland Winterhawks (44-11-3-4) in the first of a back-to-back series. Entering the night […]
Hobbled yet resolute, the Victoria Royals pushed back against the Blazers on Saturday night but ultimately fell short 5-3. While the visitors pushed, 16-year old Logan Stankoven pulled his own weight and then some with a career-best four-goal game for the Blazers. After a scoreless 20 minutes that saw both […]
The Everett Silvertips have moved up into the third spot of the weekly CHL rankings.
The Prince Albert Raiders acquired 2001-born Michael Horon from the Seattle Thunderbirds for a seventh-round pick in the 2020 WHL Bantam Draft.
Nolan Bentham to represent Canada On Wednesday, the Victoria Royals’ 16-year-old defenceman Nolan Bentham was named to Hockey Canada’s Under-17 Team for the 2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. Bentham was one of 15 players selected from the Western Hockey League. “It’s really special. I definitely feel honored,” said Bentham. “I’m […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: U-17 and Canada-Russia Super Series rosters announced, Rebels recall Sydlowski and more
Hockey Canada has announced the 66 players who will be divided up into three teams for the World U-17 Challenge.
River Fahey, Riley Gannon, and Nolan Bentham will play Friday as Victoria Royals for their first WHL game in front of a home crowd as the club battles the Prince George Cougars. With all three players native to Vancouver Island, the game holds some special meaning. Family and friends will […]
This season, the Victoria Royals feature a new face in net, with goalie Shane Farkas looking to solidify a title as king of the crease. Acquired in the offseason via a trade, the native of Penticton, BC, had played the previous three seasons with the Portland Winterhawks. Now in his […]