Penticton Vees

Mack Motzko, a 20-year-old forward who was scheduled to join the Penticton Vees this September has died in a horrific crash in Minnesota. (NAHL handout)

Penticton Vees incoming recruit dies in horrific crash

Mack Motzko, a 20-year-old forward was scheduled to join the Vees this September

 

The Pencticton Vees beat the Trail Smoke Eaters 7-0 in the second to last game of the season on Saturday. (Pentiction Vees photo)

Penticton Vees play last game of season today at 4 p.m.

The Vees have dominated the league in wins and play the Cranbrook Bucks at 4 p.m.

  • May 9, 2021

 

Penticton Vees celebrate a goal in their second win to start their season on Saturday night at the SOEC. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees head into final weekend tied for first in league

The Vees have two games to take the top spot

 

Penticton Vees continue their winning streak carrying a 5-0 win title as of Sunday night's hockey action. (Cherie Morgan/Cherie Morgan Photography)

Penticton Vees continue winning streak

Sunday night’s 6-1 win has them with five in a row since the start of the season

  • Apr 12, 2021
Penticton Vees continue their winning streak carrying a 5-0 win title as of Sunday night's hockey action. (Cherie Morgan/Cherie Morgan Photography)
Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net on Nov. 7. The BCHL press release did not name the player who tested positive.(Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees quarantining after player tests positive for COVID-19

The team, staff and billets are isolating while they are tested

Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net on Nov. 7. The BCHL press release did not name the player who tested positive.(Brennan Phillips - Western News)
Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net on Nov. 7. The BCHL press release did not name the player who tested positive.(Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees quarantining after player tests positive for COVID-19

The team, staff and billets are isolating while they are tested

Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net on Nov. 7. The BCHL press release did not name the player who tested positive.(Brennan Phillips - Western News)
Philippe Chapleau will be joining the Vees from Quebec.  (Submitted - Le Courrier Du Sud)

Penticton Vees pick up Quebec defenseman

Philippe Chapleau played for Team Canada East and two all-start teams

Philippe Chapleau will be joining the Vees from Quebec.  (Submitted - Le Courrier Du Sud)
The Penticton Vees celebrate winning the Okanagan Cup semi-final game 5-2 against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks Friday night. The Vees play for the championship Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020. (Cherie Morgan of Cherie Morgan Photography)
The Penticton Vees celebrate winning the Okanagan Cup semi-final game 5-2 against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks Friday night. The Vees play for the championship Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020. (Cherie Morgan of Cherie Morgan Photography)
Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net in the last game of the Okanagan Cup’s round robin stage on Nov. 7. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)

Penticton Vees take commanding 6-3 win against Vernon Vipers

The Vees beat the Vernon Vipers in back-to-back games, to close out round robin

Vees goalkeeper Yaniv Perets stands watch while Tyler Ho takes the puck around the back of the net in the last game of the Okanagan Cup’s round robin stage on Nov. 7. (Brennan Phillips - Western News)
The Penticton Vees have acquired decorated Manitoba junior hockey player, Owen Murray, in exchange for future considerations. (Penticton Vees/Contributed)

Penticton Vees acquire decorated Manitoba defenseman

Murray represented Team Canada West during the World Junior A Challenge in Dawson Creek, B.C.

The Penticton Vees have acquired decorated Manitoba junior hockey player, Owen Murray, in exchange for future considerations. (Penticton Vees/Contributed)
Vees sign Connecticut blueliner for 2020/21 season

Vees sign Connecticut blueliner for 2020/21 season

The Penticton Vees announced they have signed defenceman Jason Marsella

Vees sign Connecticut blueliner for 2020/21 season
Vees win in overtime to clinch Interior Division quarter finals

Vees win in overtime to clinch Interior Division quarter finals

The Penticton Vees needed overtime to win their quarter final playoff series against West Kelowna

Vees win in overtime to clinch Interior Division quarter finals
Village seniors take on Penticton Vees in fun hockey game

Village seniors take on Penticton Vees in fun hockey game

“Life should be about nonstop growth. Whether you’re 40, 60, 80 or even 100 years old…” - Gary Doi

Village seniors take on Penticton Vees in fun hockey game
Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win

Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win

The Penticton Vees made it three games in a row and are now in a position to sweep the Warriors

Vees push Warriors to the brink of elimination with 9-2 win
South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line

South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line

Mayors of Penticton and West Kelowna make a “friendly” wager on the BCHL series outcome.

South Okanagan mayors put their BCHL jerseys on the line
Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors

Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors

The Penticton Vees scored three short-handed goals to take a 1-0 series lead over West Kelowna

Vees have a short-handed romp over visiting West Kelowna Warriors
Liam Malmquist, the Vees’ Rookie of the Year, takes the puck around the back of the Wenatchee Wild net on Saturday. (Brennan Phillips)

Penticton Vees recognized on and off ice success

The awards were given out following their Saturday night win.

  • Feb 23, 2020
Liam Malmquist, the Vees’ Rookie of the Year, takes the puck around the back of the Wenatchee Wild net on Saturday. (Brennan Phillips)
Penticton Vees comeback for overtime win to end regular season

Penticton Vees comeback for overtime win to end regular season

The Vees were down 3-0 to start the third before putting together an epic comeback.

  • Feb 22, 2020
Penticton Vees comeback for overtime win to end regular season
Penticton Vees loaning sensory kits to challenged children

Penticton Vees loaning sensory kits to challenged children

The kits will be loaned out at no charge and will be available at the guest services booth.

Penticton Vees loaning sensory kits to challenged children
The Penticton Vees lost 2-0 to the Vernon Vipers on Dec. 13 at Kal Tire Place. (File Photo)

Penticton Vees host Food Bank fundraiser

The Vees will be taking Food Bank donations as they take on Vernon tomorrow night at 6 p.m.

  • Feb 1, 2020
The Penticton Vees lost 2-0 to the Vernon Vipers on Dec. 13 at Kal Tire Place. (File Photo)