Penticton Vees

Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney

Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney

A member of the world champion Vees is honoured with a trophy in his name

Penticton Vees Don Moog remembered at Classics tourney
Penticton Vees sweep pre-season with 6-3 win against Bandits

Penticton Vees sweep pre-season with 6-3 win against Bandits

The Vees start the regular season on Sept. 6 with a string of away games

  • Sep 1, 2019
Penticton Vees sweep pre-season with 6-3 win against Bandits
Penticton Vees take on the national champions this weekend

Penticton Vees take on the national champions this weekend

The Vees will play back to back games against the Brooks Bandits on Aug. 30 and 31

Penticton Vees take on the national champions this weekend
The Penticton Vees have announced that forward David Silye will be the team’s captain for the upcoming season. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Penticton Vees name captain and leadership group

David Silye will be the Penticton Vees captain for the upcoming season

The Penticton Vees have announced that forward David Silye will be the team’s captain for the upcoming season. (Mark Brett - Western News)
David Silye goes in for a scoring attempt in the Vees 3-1 pre-season win against the Merritt Centennials. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Vees sweep up their first preseason win Friday night

The team is off to take on the Trail Smoke Eaters on Saturday night

David Silye goes in for a scoring attempt in the Vees 3-1 pre-season win against the Merritt Centennials. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)
The Penticton Vees faced the West Kelowna Warriors in their first exhibition game of the season, winning 2-1. (Photo courtesy of the Penticton Vees)

Goalies seal Penticton Vees win in exhibition game versus Warriors

The Penticton Vees and West Kelowna Warriors in BCHL exhibition action

The Penticton Vees faced the West Kelowna Warriors in their first exhibition game of the season, winning 2-1. (Photo courtesy of the Penticton Vees)
Penticton Vees general manager, president and head coach Fred Harbinson going over drills at the Vees training camp on Monday. (Mark Brett - Western News)

Penticton Vees gearing up for exhibition games

Among their exhibition hockey games are two against the defending champion Brooks Bandits

Penticton Vees general manager, president and head coach Fred Harbinson going over drills at the Vees training camp on Monday. (Mark Brett - Western News)
Penticton Vees president, general manger and head coach Fred Harbinson during training camp last year. Harbinson will be held captive in The Peach concession on Okanagan Lake on Aug. 13 until the Vees reach their goal of 30 more new season ticket memberships sold. (Western News file photo)

Penticton Vees coach held captive in The Peach

Vees hoping to get 30 more season ticket memberships

Penticton Vees president, general manger and head coach Fred Harbinson during training camp last year. Harbinson will be held captive in The Peach concession on Okanagan Lake on Aug. 13 until the Vees reach their goal of 30 more new season ticket memberships sold. (Western News file photo)
Penticton Vees squad add experienced forward to roster

Penticton Vees squad add experienced forward to roster

The Penticton Vees made a deal with the Cowichan Valley Camps to get Lach Hadley for upcoming season

Penticton Vees squad add experienced forward to roster
The Penticton Vees faced off against the Brooks Bandits at the 2017 RBC Cup national championship in Cobourg, Ont. (Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images via Twitter)

Penticton Vees will face national champions in pre-season action

The defending national champions, the Brooks Bandits, will play against the Penticton Vees

The Penticton Vees faced off against the Brooks Bandits at the 2017 RBC Cup national championship in Cobourg, Ont. (Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images via Twitter)
Defenceman Ethan Martini will join the Penticton Vees for the 2019-2020 season. (Photo courtesy of Garrett James — BCHL)

Penticton Vees add gritty defenceman to lineup

Defenceman Ethan Martini was picked up from the Powell River Kings

Defenceman Ethan Martini will join the Penticton Vees for the 2019-2020 season. (Photo courtesy of Garrett James — BCHL)
Massimo Rizzo in action last season for the Vees. He was traded to the Coquitlam Express, just a few days after being drafted by the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes. (Western News file photo)

Penticton Vees trade captain Rizzo days after NHL draft

The Penticton Vees announced they traded 2001-born forward Massimo Rizzo

Massimo Rizzo in action last season for the Vees. He was traded to the Coquitlam Express, just a few days after being drafted by the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes. (Western News file photo)
Penticton Vees alumni Jonny Tychonick. (Black Press file photo)

Penticton Vees alum invited to World Junior hockey tryouts

Two Vees alum have been invited to the World Junior Summer Camps

Penticton Vees alumni Jonny Tychonick. (Black Press file photo)
Netminder Jack LaFontaine and defenceman Mason Snell have worked together to get the Vees to the top of the Interior Division standings. (Western News file photo)

Penticton Vees duo could be picked at NHL Entry Draft

Penticton Vees will be among a long list BCHL players hoping to be selected

Netminder Jack LaFontaine and defenceman Mason Snell have worked together to get the Vees to the top of the Interior Division standings. (Western News file photo)
Flyers top NHL draft pick commits to Penticton Vees

Flyers top NHL draft pick commits to Penticton Vees

A first round pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft will play for the Penticton Vees this season

Flyers top NHL draft pick commits to Penticton Vees
The Penticton Vees have acquired the CJHL rights to Colton Kalezic from the Toronto Patriots in exchange for future considerations. (Submitted photo)

Kalezic brings loads of junior hockey experience to Penticton Vees

The Penticton Vees have acquired the CJHL playing rights to forward Colton Kalezic

The Penticton Vees have acquired the CJHL rights to Colton Kalezic from the Toronto Patriots in exchange for future considerations. (Submitted photo)
Scott Gilowski, 17, is the newest player to join the Penticton Vees’ roster for the 2019-20 season. (Okanagan Rockets photo)

Vernon defenceman signs with hometown rival Penticton Vees

Scott Gilowski is well aware of the lengthy B.C. Hockey League history

Scott Gilowski, 17, is the newest player to join the Penticton Vees’ roster for the 2019-20 season. (Okanagan Rockets photo)
Forward Tristan Amonte will join the Penticton Vees for the upcoming season. (Photo courtesy of PentictonVees.com)

Former NHL’ers son joins Penticton Vees

The son of a former NHL player will be joining the Penticton Vees for the upcoming season

Forward Tristan Amonte will join the Penticton Vees for the upcoming season. (Photo courtesy of PentictonVees.com)
Goaltender Yaniv Perets has committed to the Penticton Vees for the upcoming season. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Junior Bruins)

Top goalie commits to Penticton Vees

Yaniv Perets has committed to the Penticton Vees

Goaltender Yaniv Perets has committed to the Penticton Vees for the upcoming season. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Junior Bruins)
Penticton Vees assistant coach Jason Becker, left, is moving on. (Photo from Penticton Vees Facebook page)

Penticton Vees assistant coach Jason Becker moving on

He accepted a new position with St. George’s School in Vancouver

Penticton Vees assistant coach Jason Becker, left, is moving on. (Photo from Penticton Vees Facebook page)