BCHL Today: Warriors get Boston College commit Joyce, Chiefs alum Kawaguchi falls short in Hobey bid, Three Stars rewinds to 2005

Warriors sign Boston College commit Joyce

The West Kelowna Warriors have signed 18-year-old forward Connor Joyce for the 2020-21 season.

Joyce, who was captain at St. Sebastian’s School this past season, had nine goals and 24 assists in 28 US high school prep games.

The Deham, Massachusetts product is committed to Boston College for 2021-22.

Chiefs alum Kawaguchi falls short in Hobey Baker bid

University of North Dakota forward Jordan Kawaguchi (120 goals, 122 assists in 213 games for Chilliwack from 2013-17) lost out in his bid for the Hobey Baker Award as the top player in US college hockey and finished as runner-up.

The winner was University of Minnesota-Duluth defenceman Scott Perunovich.

Three Stars of the Night ⏪ April 12, 2005

First Star: Surrey forward Matt Girling had a hat trick and added an assist as the Eagles beat Vernon 7-4 in game two of the Fred Page Cup final series.

Second Star: Eagles forward Andrew Kozek had two goals and two assists in the win.

Third Star: Vipers forward Cody McMullin was one of three Vernon skaters who notched a goal and two assists in the loss.

Honourable Mentions: Eagles forwards Korey Diehl and TJ Mulock each notched two assists. Vipers forwards Mark Nelson and Matt Watkins each scored a goal and added two assists.