2014–15 BCHL season

The 2014-15 BCHL season was the 53rd season of the British Columbia Hockey League. (BCHL) The sixteen teams from the Interior, Island and Mainland divisions played 58 game schedules, starting with the 2014 BCHL Showcase in Chilliwack, BC from September 19 to 21, 2014.

2014-15 BCHL Season
LeagueBritish Columbia Hockey League
SportHockey
DurationRegular season
2014-09-19 - 2015-02-28
Playoffs
2015-03-03 - 2015-04-17
Number of teams16
Finals championsPenticton Vees
BCHL seasons

In March, the top teams from each division played for the Fred Page Cup, the BCHL Championship, won by the Penticton Vees. Penticton moves on to compete in the Western Canadian Junior A championship, the Western Canada Cup in Fort McMurray, Alberta. If successful against the winners of the Alberta Junior Hockey League, Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, Manitoba Junior Hockey League and the Western Canada Cup host, the champion and runner-up would then move on to play for the Canadian Junior Hockey League championship, the Royal Bank Cup, in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.

ChangesEdit

  • In conjunction with CJHL rule changes, any player being assessed a fighting major in a game will also be assessed a game misconduct.

StandingsEdit

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, OTL = Overtime Losses, Pts = Points

Interior Division
Team Centre W-L-T-OTL Points
Penticton Vees Penticton, BC 44-9-3-2 93
Vernon Vipers Vernon, BC 36-18-1-3 76
Merritt Centennials Merritt, BC 32-24-0-2 66
West Kelowna Warriors West Kelowna, BC 29-21-0-8 66
Salmon Arm Silverbacks Salmon Arm, BC 28-21-3-6 65
Trail Smoke Eaters Trail, BC 19-33-0-6 44
Island Division
Team Centre W-L-T-OTL Points
Nanaimo Clippers Nanaimo, BC 37-16-0-5 79
Victoria Grizzlies Victoria, BC 29-18-1-10 69
Powell River Kings Powell River, BC 27-21-1-9 64
Alberni Valley Bulldogs Port Alberni, BC 27-25-2-4 60
Cowichan Valley Capitals Duncan, BC 20-33-2-3 45
Mainland Division
Team Centre W-L-T-OTL Points
Chilliwack Chiefs Chilliwack, BC 37-17-1-3 78
Langley Rivermen Langley Township, BC 29-23-1-5 64
Prince George Spruce Kings Prince George, BC 27-24-1-6 61
Coquitlam Express Coquitlam, BC 25-28-1-4 55
Surrey Eagles White Rock, BC 9-45-1-3 22
  • Teams are listed on the official league website. [1]
  • Standings listed by eSportsDeskPro on the official league website. [2]

2014-2015 BCHL Fred Page Cup PlayoffsEdit

Division PlayoffsEdit

Interior Division Semi-final Interior Division Final
      
1 Penticton 4
4 West Kelowna 1
1 Penticton 4
2 Vernon 3
2 Vernon 4
3 Merritt 0
Island Division Semi-final Island Division Final
      
1 Nanaimo 4
4 Alberni Valley 3
1 Nanaimo 4
3 Powell River 3
2 Victoria 2
3 Powell River 4
Mainland Division Semi-finals Mainland Division Finals
      
1 Chilliwack 4
4 Coquitlam 1
1 Chilliwack 4
3 Prince George 0
2 Langley 2
3 Prince George 4

Semi-final Round RobinEdit

Rank Team W-L GF GA +/- Points
1 Penticton 3-1 13 8 +5 6
2 Nanaimo 2-1 10 7 +3 4
3 Chilliwack 0-3 8 16 -8 0

*Chilliwack was mathematically eliminated after the fifth game of the round robin. Therefore, the sixth game was not played.

Fred Page Cup FinalEdit

Final
   
1 Penticton 4
2 Nanaimo 2

Playoff results are listed on the official league website.[3]

2015 Western Canada CupEdit

The Fred Page Cup Champion will advance to the 2015 Western Canada Cup in Fort McMurray, Alberta where they will play for one of two spots in the 2015 Royal Bank Cup.

Scoring LeadersEdit

GP = Games Played, G = Goals, A = Assists, P = Points, PIM = Penalties In Minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Corey Mackin Coquitlam Express 58 50 54 104 8
Brett Supinski Coquitlam Express 58 48 50 98 49
Dane Gibson Victoria Grizzlies 56 32 57 89 59
Jake Lucchini Trail Smoke Eaters 58 35 47 82 32
Jacob Pritchard Powell River Kings 54 39 37 76 54
Jarid Lukosevicius Powell River Kings 55 33 40 73 28
Liam Blackburn West Kelowna Warriors 55 22 51 73 34
Jeremiah Luedtke Prince George Spruce Kings 58 21 46 67 48
Brett Gruber Victoria Grizzlies 57 35 31 66 16
Kevan Kilistoff Langley Rivermen 56 25 41 66 22

Leading GoaltendersEdit

Note: GP = Games Played, Mins = Minutes Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, GA = Goals Against, SO = Shutouts, Sv% = Save Percentage, GAA = Goals Against Average. Regulation losses and overtime losses have been combined for total losses.

Player Team GP Mins W L T GA SO Sv% GAA
Hunter Miska Penticton Vees 46 2775 34 9 3 87 5 0.931 1.88
Brendan Berry Penticton Vees 14 759 10 2 0 26 2 0.912 2.06
Guillaume Decelles Nanaimo Clippers 50 2915 34 13 0 125 2 0.926 2.57
Danny Todosychuk Vernon Vipers 21 1188 12 9 0 51 3 0.911 2.58
Jarrod Schamerhorn Vernon Vipers 41 2300 24 12 1 104 3 0.907 2.71

Award WinnersEdit

  • Brett Hull Trophy (Top Scorer): Corey Mackin (Coquitlam)
  • Best Defenceman: Andrew Farny (Salmon Arm)
  • Bruce Allison Memorial Trophy (Rookie of the Year): Brett Supinski (Coquitlam)
  • Bob Fenton Trophy (Most Sportsmanlike): John Schiavo (Merritt)
  • Top Goaltender: Hunter Miska (Penticton)
  • Wally Forslund Memorial Trophy (Best Goaltending Duo): Hunter Miska & Brendan Barry (Penticton)
  • Vern Dye Memorial Trophy (Regular Season MVP): Corey Mackin (Coquitlam)
  • Joe Tennant Memorial Trophy (Coach of the Year): Jason Tatarnic (Chilliwack)
  • Ron Boileau Memorial Trophy (Best Regular Season Record): Penticton Vees
  • Fred Page Cup (League Champions): Penticton Vees

Players Selected in 2015 NHL Entry DraftEdit

Rd7: 190 Marcus Vela San Jose Sharks (Langley Rivermen)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-10-08. Retrieved 2014-04-17.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-04-16. Retrieved 2014-05-07.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "British Columbia Hockey League". bchl.ca. Archived from the original on 2014-03-30. Retrieved 2014-04-16.

External linksEdit