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North Island minor hockey returns to the ice for practices

‘All COVID-19 and arena guidelines remain in place’

 

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VIAHA says if all goes to plan minor hockey games could start up Jan. 16-17

‘The VIAHA Executive Committee will be meeting in early January to review the situation’

 

Port Hardy Minor Hockey

Port Hardy Minor Hockey continues to hit the ice for practices

Port Hardy Minor Hockey (PHMH) is still holding practices at the Don…

 

The North Island U11 Eagles hold their sticks in the air after winning an exhibition game over the Comox Valley B Chiefs in early November. (Submitted photo)

COVID-19: Vancouver Island minor hockey cancels all games until December

“We have had an increasing number of teams who are reluctant to travel…”

The North Island U11 Eagles hold their sticks in the air after winning an exhibition game over the Comox Valley B Chiefs in early November. (Submitted photo)
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Tri-Port house league hockey weekend results

It was another action packed weekend of exciting house league minor hockey games last weekend.

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U11 Eagles talk with the coaching staff before their game against Comox. (Submitted photo)

North Island Eagles continue to rack up big wins

All four North Island Eagles rep hockey teams played games on the weekend.

U11 Eagles talk with the coaching staff before their game against Comox. (Submitted photo)
The North Island Atom Eagles won on Saturday against the Comox Valley B Chiefs at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy. (Submitted photo)

North Island Eagles hit the ice for exhibition play to kickoff season

The U11 (atoms) and the U18 (midgets) rep teams played on home ice this weekend.

The North Island Atom Eagles won on Saturday against the Comox Valley B Chiefs at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy. (Submitted photo)
Port Hardy U14 vs. Port McNeill U14. (Submitted photo)
Port Hardy U14 vs. Port McNeill U14. (Submitted photo)
Isaiah Therrien skates down the ice with the Port Hardy Bantam Hawks. (Nicki Ranger photo)

Port Hardy Minor Hockey aims to grow amidst COVID-19 pandemic

‘As a parent, I’m just excited my son’s getting a chance to play’

Isaiah Therrien skates down the ice with the Port Hardy Bantam Hawks. (Nicki Ranger photo)
Minor hockey is unlikely to be rushed back into action, even if Vancouver is picked as a hub city for the NHL playoffs. (BLACK PRESS file photo)

NHL return unlikely to affect minor hockey in B.C.: officials

Minor sports remain part of Phase 4 of Restart Plan

Minor hockey is unlikely to be rushed back into action, even if Vancouver is picked as a hub city for the NHL playoffs. (BLACK PRESS file photo)
BC Hockey and the Vancouver Canucks are encouraging stick taps for health care workers every night at 7 p.m. (Facebook page)

BC Hockey, Vancouver Canucks encourage stick tapping to honour frontline health care workers

Families are encouraged to video themselves tapping their sticks at 7 p.m. and post to social media

BC Hockey and the Vancouver Canucks are encouraging stick taps for health care workers every night at 7 p.m. (Facebook page)
North Island Gazette’s 2019-2020 minor hockey awards

North Island Gazette’s 2019-2020 minor hockey awards

Gazette awards are just for fun, the real awards get handed out at the players’ banquet.

North Island Gazette’s 2019-2020 minor hockey awards
A recovering Nathan Boatter spends some time with his brother Adam. (Contributed photo)

Young B.C. hockey player breaks neck after ‘reckless’ check

Father wants to draw attention to careless play in the contact sport

A recovering Nathan Boatter spends some time with his brother Adam. (Contributed photo)
VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles dominate round robin playoff games on home ice

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles dominate round robin playoff games on home ice

“The guys knew this was a big game and we came ready to compete”

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles dominate round robin playoff games on home ice
House league tournament takes over Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy

House league tournament takes over Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy

Tons of fans came out and enjoyed some exciting hockey action all weekend long.

House league tournament takes over Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena in Port Hardy
The North Island Bantam Eagles are more than ready for playoffs this weekend in Port McNeill against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles are ready for playoffs

The bantams will be playing their first two playoff games in Port McNeill this weekend.

The North Island Bantam Eagles are more than ready for playoffs this weekend in Port McNeill against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs. (Tyson Whitney - North Island Gazette)