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About frodgers

Director of Broadcasting & Media Relations for the Penticton Vees

Vees Sign Conway & Catching Up with Coach

The Penticton Vees landed a significant piece for their forward group this week with the signing of Scott Conway. The 20-year-old comes to Penticton from Penn State University, where he was named to the Big Ten All-Rookie team last year. Conway … Continue reading

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Reilly Signs with Wild

  Happy belated Canada Day and yesterday was also the first day of NHL Free Agency and one former Vee was among the many who inked deals around the league. Former blue-liner Mike Reilly signed with his hometown Minnesota Wild … Continue reading

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Losing a Family Member

The Penticton Vees organization lost a member of its family over the weekend. After a very courageous battle with cancer, team Chaplain Jamie Weberg passed away on Sunday. Jamie was the team’s Chaplain for the past four years and touched … Continue reading

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2015-16 BCHL Schedule is Out

The BCHL released the regular season schedule for the 2015-16 on Friday and the puck drops on Friday, September 11th. On that night the Vees open their season in the North Shuswap as they face the Salmon Arm Silverbacks at … Continue reading

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Bauer BCHL Showcase Schedule Released

Wednesday, the BCHL released its schedule for the Bauer BCHL showcase in September. The Vees play the Alberni Valley Bulldogs on Thursday, September 24th and the Chilliwack Chiefs on Friday, September 25th. Of note, this marks the third straight season … Continue reading

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Three Vees Invited to Hockey Canada National Teams’ Summer Showcase

Hockey Canada announced its rosters for their Summer Showcase for their World Junior, Under-18 and Under-17 programs and of the 194 players invited, three are Penticton Vees. Tyson Jost and Dante Fabbro have been invited to the Under-18 camp and … Continue reading

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Early Look at the 2016 NHL Draft

Future Considerations, one of the more well-known hockey prospect publications, released it’s 2016 NHL Entry Draft projections and both Tyson Jost and Dante Fabbro are projected as 1st Round picks next June. As you can see, Jost is ranked 12th … Continue reading

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