Penticton Vees

Mack Motzko, a 20-year-old forward who was scheduled to join the Penticton Vees this September has died in a horrific crash in Minnesota. (NAHL handout)

Penticton Vees incoming recruit dies in horrific crash

Mack Motzko, a 20-year-old forward was scheduled to join the Vees this September

 

The Pencticton Vees beat the Trail Smoke Eaters 7-0 in the second to last game of the season on Saturday. (Pentiction Vees photo)

Penticton Vees play last game of season today at 4 p.m.

The Vees have dominated the league in wins and play the Cranbrook Bucks at 4 p.m.

  • May 9, 2021

 

Penticton Vees celebrate a goal in their second win to start their season on Saturday night at the SOEC. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees head into final weekend tied for first in league

The Vees have two games to take the top spot

 

The Vees were all smiles as they picked up their 10th win of Pod Season on April 21. (Cherie Morgan - Cherie Morgan Photography)

Vees pick up 10th win with eight left in season

The Vees picked up a 4-1 win over the Trail Smoke Eaters on Friday

The Vees were all smiles as they picked up their 10th win of Pod Season on April 21. (Cherie Morgan - Cherie Morgan Photography)
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
Penticton Vees continue their winning streak carrying a 5-0 win title as of Sunday night's hockey action. (Cherie Morgan/Cherie Morgan Photography)
The Vees are on their fourth straight win as they head into game five of Pod Season on Sunday. (Cheri Morgan Photography)

Penticton Vees keep winning streak alive with 5-3 win

The Vees are now 4-0 to start the BCHL pod season

The Vees are on their fourth straight win as they head into game five of Pod Season on Sunday. (Cheri Morgan Photography)
The Vees improved to 3-0 in their abbreviated 2021 pod season with a 6-0 win April 8 against the Trail Smoke Eaters. (Cherie Morgan Photography)

Penticton Vees dominate Trail Smoke Eaters in shutout win

The Vees are back tonight at 7 p.m. for game four of 20

The Vees improved to 3-0 in their abbreviated 2021 pod season with a 6-0 win April 8 against the Trail Smoke Eaters. (Cherie Morgan Photography)
Penticton Vees celebrate a goal in their second win to start their season on Saturday night at the SOEC. (Brennan Phillips Western News)

Penticton Vees win back-to-back for season openers

Saturday night’s game saw the Vees score four goals in the third period

Penticton Vees celebrate a goal in their second win to start their season on Saturday night at the SOEC. (Brennan Phillips Western News)
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 Vees open special season with 4-1 victory

The Vees wrap up the weekend with a game against the Cranbrook Bucks at 6 p.m.

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)
The Penticton Vees will have their games broadcast by Shaw on channel 10. (Wester News - File)

Penticton Vees kick off season Friday night with games on Shaw cable

Tune in to Community Spotlight on channel 10 at 7 p.m. for the puck drop

The Penticton Vees will have their games broadcast by Shaw on channel 10. (Wester News - File)
The Penticton Vees will continue to have their games broadcast over the airwaves this year on EZRock Penticton. (Phil McLachlan - File)

EZRock and BCHLTV to carry Penticton Vees’ 2021 games

The 20 games in the pod season will also be streamed on the iHeart Radio Network

The Penticton Vees will continue to have their games broadcast over the airwaves this year on EZRock Penticton. (Phil McLachlan - File)
Levi Carter with the Osoyoos Coyotes. (Jen Jensen photo)

Penticton Vees add Keremeos and Osoyoos talent to roster

Forwards Levi Carter and Crae Dawson have been added to the Vees’ roster

Levi Carter with the Osoyoos Coyotes. (Jen Jensen photo)
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 in the last game of the Okanagan Cup’s round robin stage on Nov. 7. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)
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

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)
Philippe Chapleau will be joining the Vees from Quebec.  (Submitted - Le Courrier Du Sud)

Penticton Vees pick up Quebec defenseman

Philippe Chapleau played for Team Canada East and two all-start teams

Philippe Chapleau will be joining the Vees from Quebec.  (Submitted - Le Courrier Du Sud)
The Penticton Vees celebrate winning the Okanagan Cup semi-final game 5-2 against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks Friday night. The Vees play for the championship Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020. (Cherie Morgan of Cherie Morgan Photography)
The Penticton Vees celebrate winning the Okanagan Cup semi-final game 5-2 against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks Friday night. The Vees play for the championship Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020. (Cherie Morgan of Cherie Morgan Photography)
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 Vees take commanding 6-3 win against Vernon Vipers

The Vees beat the Vernon Vipers in back-to-back games, to close out round robin

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)
Kaeden Lane posted a shutout as the Penticton Vees blanked the Vernon Vipers by a score of 4-0 at Kal Tire Place Friday night, Nov. 6, 2020. (Lisa Mazurek Photography)

Penticton Vees blank Vernon Vipers in 4-0 win

Kaeden Lane stopped 25 shots to shut out the Vipers Friday night

Kaeden Lane posted a shutout as the Penticton Vees blanked the Vernon Vipers by a score of 4-0 at Kal Tire Place Friday night, Nov. 6, 2020. (Lisa Mazurek Photography)
Penticton Vees captain Finlay Williams gets worked over by Vernon Vipers defenceman Griffen Barr in front of goalie Kobe Grant during the Vees’ 4-1 B.C. Hockey League Okanagan Cup victory Saturday, Oct. 10, at Kal Tire Place. (Lisa Mazurek - Vernon Vipers Photography)

Penticton Vees stay perfect in pre-season

Vees go to Vernon and beat the Vipers 4-1 to improve to 6-0 in B.C. Hockey League Okanagan Cup event

Penticton Vees captain Finlay Williams gets worked over by Vernon Vipers defenceman Griffen Barr in front of goalie Kobe Grant during the Vees’ 4-1 B.C. Hockey League Okanagan Cup victory Saturday, Oct. 10, at Kal Tire Place. (Lisa Mazurek - Vernon Vipers Photography)
The Penticton Vees have acquired decorated Manitoba junior hockey player, Owen Murray, in exchange for future considerations. (Penticton Vees/Contributed)

Penticton Vees acquire decorated Manitoba defenseman

Murray represented Team Canada West during the World Junior A Challenge in Dawson Creek, B.C.

The Penticton Vees have acquired decorated Manitoba junior hockey player, Owen Murray, in exchange for future considerations. (Penticton Vees/Contributed)