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Braves Salvage Week With Win Over Kerry Park

Fri Jan 23 2015

Braves Salvage Week With Win Over Kerry Park

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart - After losing to the Westhore Wolves 6-0 on Wednesday and battling the Nanaimo Buccaneers to a 1-1 draw Thursday, the Saanich Braves salvaged their three game week with a big 3-2 win over the Kerry Park Islanders in VIJHL action Friday night at Pearkes Arena in Saanich.

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Braves Split With Peninsula, Comox - Maguire Named VIJHL All-Star MVP for South

Mon Jan 19 2015

Braves Split With Peninsula, Comox - Maguire Named VIJHL All-Star MVP for South

Saanich, BC - It was a busy few days for three Saanich Braves last weekend, as Seamus Maguire, Jack Rachwalski and Ben Meek represented the Braves for the South Division at the 2015 VIJHL All-Star Game that was held in Comox on Sunday Jan. 18. Their involvement in the game came on the heels of back-to-back games that the Braves played on Friday Jan. 16 - a 6-3 loss to the Peninsula Panthers - and on Saturday Jan. 17 - a 5-3 win over the Comox Valley Glacier Kings. The fatigue factor did not seem to influence Maguire, as the 19-year old...

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Braves Win, Then Make Key Roster Moves at Trading Deadline

Sat Jan 10 2015

The Saanich Braves extended their win streak to five games last Saturday night (Jan. 10) with a 4-1 win over the Kerry Park Islanders, a win that vaulted the Braves into third place in the South Division of the VIJHL. Leading the way for the Braves in the win were Ben Meek, who had a three point night with a goal and two assists, as well as Cameron Kovesdi and Evan Horvath who had a goal and an assist each. Goaltender Riley Mathieson stopped 27 or 28 shots to get his third win in a row with the Braves. Also scoring for...

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Braves Open 2015 With Pair of Wins

Fri Jan 02 2015

Braves Open 2015 With Pair of Wins

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart - The Saanich Braves have started 2015 in fine fashion with a pair of back-to-back wins, defeating the Peninsula Panthers 1-0 on New Year's Day at Panorama Recreation Centre and then following that up with a 6-1 thrashing of the Nanaimo Buccaneers on Friday night at Pearkes Arena in Saanich.

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Braves Head to Break With 2 Game Win Streak

Sat Dec 20 2014

The Saanich Braves will head into the Christmas break on a positive note, as they defeated the Peninsula Panthers 3-1 Friday night in Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League (VIJHL) action at Pearkes Arena in Saanich. The win was the Braves second in a row, following an identical 3-1 score in a victory over the Kerry Park Islanders Wednesday night and improves the Braves record to 10-19-0-5. More importantly, they gain back some ground on third place Kerry Park and are now five points back of the Islanders in the South Division. The Braves jumped out to a 2-0 lead early in the...

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Braves Snap Skid With Solid Win Over Kerry Park

Wed Dec 17 2014

Braves Snap Skid With Solid Win Over Kerry Park

Evan Horvath had a goal and an assist to lead the Saanich Braves to a 3-1 win over the Kerry Park Islanders in Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League action last Wednesday night (Dec. 17) at Pearkes Arena in Saanich.

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Tough Week as Braves Drop Three

Mon Dec 15 2014

It was a tough week for the Braves this past week, as they embarked on a three game road trip and came out on the short end of each, losing to the Westshore Wolves, Campbell River Storm and Kerry Park Islanders. On Wednesday, Dec. 10 , the Braves ventured to the Q Centre to take on the Wolves.  Riley Mathieson made his first start between the pipes for Saanich and was greeted rudely by the Wolves who scored three times in the first period to hold a 3-1 lead at the first break.  After a scoreless second, the Wolves would score...

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Third Period Collapse Again Proves Costly For Braves

Fri Dec 05 2014

Third Period Collapse Again Proves Costly For Braves

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart - The Saanich Braves took a 2-1 lead into the third period Friday, only to see the Peninsula Panthers score four unanswered goals and come away with a 5-2 win in Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League action at Pearkes Arena in Saanich.

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Cougars Continue Dominance Over Braves

Thu Dec 04 2014

Cougars Continue Dominance Over Braves

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart - After narrowly escaping with a 4-3 double overtime win over the Saanich Braves at Pearkes Arena last Friday, the Victoria Cougars made certain that would not happen again Thursday night, scoring five third period goals to cruise to a 7-1 win over the Braves in VIJHL action at Archie Browning Arena in Esquimalt.

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47 Great Seasons and Counting...

Saanich Braves Hockey TeamThe Saanich Braves are looking forward to another year of growth for the franchise, with many of the returning players to the team looking forward to a break-out season for their game. This is our 47th season, and there will be a variety of on-ice and off-ice activities for the Braves and their fans to enjoy!

The Saanich Braves have become a team of choice for many young players following the growing tradition of the VIJHL, which is emerging as the premier development Jr. B league in B.C.

 

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