Penticton Vees

Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded

Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded

The strength runs deep throughout the Vees organization and the city in landing Centennial Cup

Penticton’s choice to host 2021 Centennial Cup well grounded
Vees’ Jay O’Brien takes the puck around the back of the Nanaimo Clipper net during the First Responders’ Night game on Oct. 19. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Vees fall to Clippers by 4-1

It was a bit of a feeling out process through the opening 20 minutes between two teams

Vees’ Jay O’Brien takes the puck around the back of the Nanaimo Clipper net during the First Responders’ Night game on Oct. 19. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)
Vees’ player David Silye races a Vernon Viper for the puck during Friday’s game. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Vees fall to Vipers in overtime at the SOEC

Penticton takes on Nanaimo tonight in their double header home game weekend

Vees’ player David Silye races a Vernon Viper for the puck during Friday’s game. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)
Penticton has been named host of the Centennial Cup, formerly Royal Bank Cup, tournament in 2021. The Penticton Vees won the Junior A hockey championship in 1986 and 2012. (contributed).

Penticton Vees to host 2021 Centennial Cup

It’s the first time Penticton has hosted the tournament that decides the country’s Junior A champions

Penticton has been named host of the Centennial Cup, formerly Royal Bank Cup, tournament in 2021. The Penticton Vees won the Junior A hockey championship in 1986 and 2012. (contributed).
Members of the Penticton Vees went to the Penticton Fire Department this week to personally invite firefighters to this tonight’s B.C. Hockey League game for First Responder Night. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Vees to recognize local first responders at tonight’s game

First Responders Night offers free tickets to responders in the community.

  • Oct 19, 2019
Members of the Penticton Vees went to the Penticton Fire Department this week to personally invite firefighters to this tonight’s B.C. Hockey League game for First Responder Night. (Mark Brett - Western News)
Appreciation for South Okanagan first responders

Appreciation for South Okanagan first responders

The Penticton Western News and the Penticton Vees are giving first responders free hockey tickets

Appreciation for South Okanagan first responders
The Vees were served their first loss of the season last night against the Bulldogs. (Photo courtesy of Penticton Vees)

Vees fall to Bulldogs in first loss of the season

Vees had the best chance in the opening moments to find the back of the net

The Vees were served their first loss of the season last night against the Bulldogs. (Photo courtesy of Penticton Vees)
Penticton Vees forward Danny Weight was integral in the team’s 11th straight victory last night against the Powell River Kings. He was also recently listed as a ‘C’ prospect in the NHL’s Central Scouting Initial Players to Watch List. (Photo by Jack Murray, from Instagram)

Vees pull off 11th straight win against Kings

Penticton used multiple power plays to their advantage, beating Powell River 6-2

Penticton Vees forward Danny Weight was integral in the team’s 11th straight victory last night against the Powell River Kings. He was also recently listed as a ‘C’ prospect in the NHL’s Central Scouting Initial Players to Watch List. (Photo by Jack Murray, from Instagram)
Vees win 10th straight game

Vees win 10th straight game

It didn’t take long for the Vees offence to get its legs early on in the game

Vees win 10th straight game
BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton

BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton

The B.C. Hockey League’s annual Showcase Festival is coming to town Friday and Saturday

BCHL Showcase Festival coming to Penticton
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Vees knock off Warriors in eighth straight win

Penticton couldn’t have asked for a better start

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HOME SWEET HOME — Penticton Vees captain David Silye sporting the team’s new third jersey. The Vees play their first home game of the British Columbia Hockey League season at the South Okanagan Events Centre on Friday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. against the West Kelowna Warriors. Check inside the Sept. 25 Penticton Western News for a special section of your Penticton Vees. (Kristi Patton - Western News)

Penticton Vees score number one ranking across Canada

The Vees will unveil their new third jersey as they play their first BCHL home game of the season

HOME SWEET HOME — Penticton Vees captain David Silye sporting the team’s new third jersey. The Vees play their first home game of the British Columbia Hockey League season at the South Okanagan Events Centre on Friday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. against the West Kelowna Warriors. Check inside the Sept. 25 Penticton Western News for a special section of your Penticton Vees. (Kristi Patton - Western News)
Penticton Vees beat Nanaimo Clippers 4-3 in a comeback. (Photo courtesy of Penticton Vees)

Penticton Vees win six straight games with third-period comeback against Nanaimo

Penticton to play first season home game against Kelowna on Monday

Penticton Vees beat Nanaimo Clippers 4-3 in a comeback. (Photo courtesy of Penticton Vees)
(Photo courtesy of Penticton Vees)

Vees shutout Cowichan Valley Capitals in fifth win in a row

The team faces off against the Nanaimo Clippers Jr. A Hockey Club at 2 p.m.

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The Penticton Vees Jay O’Brien scored twice as the Vees rolled over the Trail Smoke Eaters on Sept. 8 in a 7-1 victory at the Cominco Arena. The Vees are 4-0 to start the season and head out on another road trip this weekend. (Jim Bailey - Black Press photo)

Penticton Vees looking for revenge in weekend BCHL games

The Penticton Vees are looking for some sweet revenge when they head to Vancouver Island

The Penticton Vees Jay O’Brien scored twice as the Vees rolled over the Trail Smoke Eaters on Sept. 8 in a 7-1 victory at the Cominco Arena. The Vees are 4-0 to start the season and head out on another road trip this weekend. (Jim Bailey - Black Press photo)
The Penticton Vees are on a winning streak, besting the Merritt Centennials 7-3 last night. Now the team heads to Prince George to face the Spruce Kings, with the puck dropping at 7 p.m. (Photo from PentictonVees.ca)

Vees uphold winning streak with 7-3 victory against Centennials

The team is off to Prince George to take on the Spruce Kings tonight, puck drops at 7 p.m.

The Penticton Vees are on a winning streak, besting the Merritt Centennials 7-3 last night. Now the team heads to Prince George to face the Spruce Kings, with the puck dropping at 7 p.m. (Photo from PentictonVees.ca)
Evan McIntyre, a Penticton Vees defenceman, has committed to the Ohio State University Buckeyes. (Penticton Vees photo)

Vees defenceman commits to Ohio State University Buckeyes

Evan McIntyre is in his second season with the Vees in the BCHL

Evan McIntyre, a Penticton Vees defenceman, has committed to the Ohio State University Buckeyes. (Penticton Vees photo)
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Big offensive night helps Vees to back-to-back wins in Trail

5-point effort by Weight and multi-goal efforts by O’Brien, Malmquist help the Vees to 7-1 victory

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The Penticton Vees bested the Trail Smoke Eaters last night 4-1, but the battle continues again tonight at Trail Memorial Centre. (Photo from pentictonvees.ca)

Vees dominate Smoke Eaters 4-1

The teams face off again tonight in Trail, puck drops at 7 p.m.

The Penticton Vees bested the Trail Smoke Eaters last night 4-1, but the battle continues again tonight at Trail Memorial Centre. (Photo from pentictonvees.ca)
Penticton Vees give sneak peek of new hockey jersey

Penticton Vees give sneak peek of new hockey jersey

The new jersey has a throwback flavour to the 1978 Penticton Vees sweater

Penticton Vees give sneak peek of new hockey jersey