Vipers

Christian Cakebread of the Vernon Vipers (right) battles Nick Fiorentino of the Merritt Centennials Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Snakes shut out Merritt Centennials

Lots of shots against are fine with Vernon Vipers goalie Andrew Shortridge

Jimmy Lambert of the Vernon Vipers battles Will Reilly of the Nanaimo Clippers in BCHL action Friday at Kal Tire Place.

Team effort lifts Vipers past Clippers

Goals from six different players and solid goaltending helped the Vernon Vipers dole out some revenge on the Nanaimo Clippers

  • Oct 11, 2015
Vernon Vipers goalie Danny Todosychuk makes a save on a shot with Penticton’s Connor Chartier looking for the loose puck during the Vees’ 3-2 win Friday.

Vernon Vipers to face Merritt in BCHL playoffs

Vipers lose regular season finale, 3-2 in Penticton Friday, in front of more than 3,300 fans

Liam Finlay of the Vernon Vipers gets past Salmon Arm SilverBacks defender Phil Middleton Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vipers rally in third to knock off Salmon Arm

Vernon's 2-1 victory Friday night at Kal Tire Place snapped Salmon Arm's six-game winning streak.

Liam Finlay of the Vernon Vipers gets past Salmon Arm SilverBacks defender Phil Middleton Friday night at Kal Tire Place.
Vernon Vipers' forward Mackenzie Bauer looks to tie up Victoria Grizzlies' captain Shawn McBride in front of netminder Jarrod Schamerhorn during BCHL play Friday night at The Q Centre.

Vernon Vipers rekindle offence against Grizz

Vernon Vipers fire three powerplay goals in 6-2 BCHL win over host Victoria Grizzlies.

  • Feb 8, 2015
Vernon Vipers' forward Mackenzie Bauer looks to tie up Victoria Grizzlies' captain Shawn McBride in front of netminder Jarrod Schamerhorn during BCHL play Friday night at The Q Centre.

Goal-starved Snakes visit Grizz

Vernon Vipers look to snap three-game goal drought tonight against Victoria Grizzlies.

  • Feb 6, 2015
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Helicopter training at Kin Beach in Vernon
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D-man Johnny Coughlin

Snakes face daunting schedule to close out BCHL season

Vernon Vipers begin three-game BCHL road swing Friday in Victoria.

  • Feb 4, 2015
D-man Johnny Coughlin
Liam Finlay of the Vernon Vipers tries to get past Salmon Arm SilverBacks' defender Phil Middleton Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Silverbacks snap Vernon Vipers’ home winning streak

Salmon Arm prevails 3-0 in front of 2,400 fans Friday night at Kal Tire Place, the Vipers' first home-ice loss in 10 games

Liam Finlay of the Vernon Vipers tries to get past Salmon Arm SilverBacks' defender Phil Middleton Friday night at Kal Tire Place.
Viper defenceman Mitch Meek gets a stick on a shot by Michael Merulla of the Coquitlam Express in BCHL action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Vipers earn redemption by derailing Express

Vipers post 5-3 victory over Coquitlam Express in B.C. Hockey League play before 1,800 fans at Kal Tire Place.

  • Jan 21, 2015
Viper defenceman Mitch Meek gets a stick on a shot by Michael Merulla of the Coquitlam Express in BCHL action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.
Linden Hora of the Vernon Vipers checks Rylan Yaremko of the West Kelowna Warriors as Mitch Oliver of the Vipers skates away with the puck Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Vipers double West Kelowna Warriors 6-3

Aldworth snipes three as Vernon Vipers double West Kelowna Warriors 6-3 in BCHL action Friday at Kal Tire Place.

Linden Hora of the Vernon Vipers checks Rylan Yaremko of the West Kelowna Warriors as Mitch Oliver of the Vipers skates away with the puck Friday night at Kal Tire Place.
Vernon Vipers' captain Riley Guenther (right) dances around Max Daerendinger of the Alberni Valley Bulldogs in BCHL play Saturday at Kal Tire Place.

Finlay flying for Snakes

Vernon Vipers' forward Liam Finlay collects B.C. Hockey League Player of the Week.

Vernon Vipers' captain Riley Guenther (right) dances around Max Daerendinger of the Alberni Valley Bulldogs in BCHL play Saturday at Kal Tire Place.
Thomas Aldworth of the Vernon Vipers and Viktor Dombrovskiy of the Prince George Spruce Kings collide as they battle over a loose puck in BCHL action Friday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 5-3.

Vernon Vipers slide past Spruce Kings

Vernon Vipers ground Prince George Spruce Kings 5-3 in B.C. Hockey League action Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Thomas Aldworth of the Vernon Vipers and Viktor Dombrovskiy of the Prince George Spruce Kings collide as they battle over a loose puck in BCHL action Friday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 5-3.

Vernon Vipers quiet on trade front

The B.C. Hockey League carding deadline appears to be a slow one this year.

  • Jan 9, 2015
Vernon Vipers’ d-man Kenny Citron wheels away from Penticton Vees’ forward Lewis Zerter-Gossage in BCHL play Friday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Penticton Vees shut out Vernon Vipers 3-0

Penticton Vees shut out Vernon Vipers 3-0 in BCHL play Friday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

  • Jan 4, 2015
Vernon Vipers’ d-man Kenny Citron wheels away from Penticton Vees’ forward Lewis Zerter-Gossage in BCHL play Friday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
Vipers' forward Riley Brandt (left) collides with Kings' d-man Tony DeVito in B.C. Hockey League play Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.

Life’s beachy for holidaying Vipers

Of all the Vernon Vipers heading home for the holidays, T.J. Dumonceaux probably had the most to look forward to.

Vipers' forward Riley Brandt (left) collides with Kings' d-man Tony DeVito in B.C. Hockey League play Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.
Merritt Centennials’ forward Nick Fidanza (front) and Vernon Vipers’ d-man Mitch Oliver end up sprawled on the ice as they battle in front of Vernon netminder Jarrod Schamerhorn in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Nicola Valley Arena.

Centennials jolly after Interior wins

Merritt Centennials cap pre-Christmas BCHL schedule by grounding Vernon Vipers 6-3 Friday at Nicola Valley Arena.

  • Dec 20, 2014
Merritt Centennials’ forward Nick Fidanza (front) and Vernon Vipers’ d-man Mitch Oliver end up sprawled on the ice as they battle in front of Vernon netminder Jarrod Schamerhorn in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Nicola Valley Arena.
Jagger Williamson of the Vernon Vipers (No. 11) battles Zane Schartz of the Surrey Eagles as he drives to the Eagles’ net in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon blew out the Eagles 9-0.

Snakes stuff sorry Eagles 9-0

Vernon Vipers shut out Surrey Eagles 9-0 in B.C. Hockey League blowout Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place.

Jagger Williamson of the Vernon Vipers (No. 11) battles Zane Schartz of the Surrey Eagles as he drives to the Eagles’ net in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon blew out the Eagles 9-0.
Vernon Vipers’ Liam Coughlin is denied by Powell River goaltender Brett Magnus in BCHL play Friday night at Hap Parker Arena. Vipers defeated the Kings 4-3.

Vernon Vipers outlast Powell River

Vernon Vipers outlast Powell River 4-3 in BCHL play Friday night at Hap Parker Arena.

  • Dec 14, 2014
Vernon Vipers’ Liam Coughlin is denied by Powell River goaltender Brett Magnus in BCHL play Friday night at Hap Parker Arena. Vipers defeated the Kings 4-3.
TJ Dumonceaux of the Vernon Vipers breaks away from the West Kelowna Warriors' defence as he shoots on netminder Andy Desautels in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 3-0.

Snakes storm Warriors in third

Vernon Vipers bury trio of third-period goals to upend West Kelowna Warriors 3-0 in BCHL play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place.

TJ Dumonceaux of the Vernon Vipers breaks away from the West Kelowna Warriors' defence as he shoots on netminder Andy Desautels in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 3-0.

Caton makes most of time

Caton breaks out with three points as Vernon Vipers stuff Trail Smoke Eaters 9-5 in BCHL play Saturday at Cominco Arena.

  • Dec 10, 2014