Vipers

Vernon Viper forward Colton McCarthy (left) tangles with Trail Smoke Eater defenceman Bryan Gerstenfeld during the Vipers’ 5-2 BCHL win Saturday at home.

Dumonceaux delivers the goods

Vernon Vipers veteran forward TJ Dumonceaux did more than score two goals Saturday night.

Vernon Viper forward Colton McCarthy (left) tangles with Trail Smoke Eater defenceman Bryan Gerstenfeld during the Vipers’ 5-2 BCHL win Saturday at home.
Vernon Vipers forward TJ Dumounceaux opens the scoring Saturday night at Kal Tire Place with a breakaway marker on Trail goalie Brett Clark during the Vipers' 5-2 BCHL victory.

Vipers extend BCHL win streak to four

TJ Dumonceaux and Luke Voltin each scored twice to lift Vernon to a 5-2 win over the visiting Trail Smoke Eaters Saturday

Vernon Vipers forward TJ Dumounceaux opens the scoring Saturday night at Kal Tire Place with a breakaway marker on Trail goalie Brett Clark during the Vipers' 5-2 BCHL victory.
Vernon Vipers forward Colton McCarthy is pressured by the Silverbacks Chase Priskie as he attempts a wraparound during a game at the Shaw Centre on Friday. The Vipers came back from a two-goal deficit in the third period

Late rally lifts Vipers past Silverbacks

Vernon scores four unanswered goals in game's final five minutes Friday for a 7-5 win in Salmon Arm

Vernon Vipers forward Colton McCarthy is pressured by the Silverbacks Chase Priskie as he attempts a wraparound during a game at the Shaw Centre on Friday. The Vipers came back from a two-goal deficit in the third period
Riley Brandt of the Vernon Vipers takes out Merritt Centennials’ captain Sam Johnson in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 7-3.

Brandt brings buzz to Viper den

Vernon Vipers' forward Riley Brandt becoming a fan favourite for his agitating abilities against BCHL opposition.

  • Nov 28, 2014
Riley Brandt of the Vernon Vipers takes out Merritt Centennials’ captain Sam Johnson in B.C. Hockey League play Wednesday night at Kal Tire Place. Vernon won 7-3.

Snakes set for Warriors

Vernon Vipers visit West Kelowna Warriors in BCHL play tonight at Royal LePage Place.

  • Nov 21, 2014
Liam Finlay (right) of the Vernon Vipers dances around Cody DePourcq of the Penticton Vees in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Penticton Vees ride powerplay past Vernon Vipers

Penticton Vees fire three powerplay goals in 4-2 comeback win over Vernon Vipers in BCHL play Friday at Kal Tire Place.

Liam Finlay (right) of the Vernon Vipers dances around Cody DePourcq of the Penticton Vees in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Schamerhorn blanks Sprucies for first BCHL shutout

Vernon Vipers blank Prince George Spruce Kings 3-0 in BCHL action Wednesday night at the Coliseum.

  • Nov 14, 2014
Luke Voltin of the Vernon Vipers tries to get one past Merritt Centennials’ goalie Anthony Pupplo in BCHL play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vipers’ short man shocks Cents

Vernon Vipers score winner shorthanded to rally past Merritt Centennials 4-2 in BCHL play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Luke Voltin of the Vernon Vipers tries to get one past Merritt Centennials’ goalie Anthony Pupplo in BCHL play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.
Thomas Aldworth (left) of the Vernon Vipers loses his balance as he battles Mike Lee of the Penticton Vees in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place. The Vees grounded the Vipers 3-1 in front of 2

Hannoun headlines Vees’ attack

Demico Hannoun pockets pair of goals as Penticton Vees ice Vernon Vipers 3-1 in BCHL action Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Thomas Aldworth (left) of the Vernon Vipers loses his balance as he battles Mike Lee of the Penticton Vees in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place. The Vees grounded the Vipers 3-1 in front of 2
Vernon Vipers’ captain Riley Guenther (left) battles Brandon Tkachuk of the Chilliwack Chiefs in B.C. Hockey League action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place. The Snakes won 5-4 in overtime to push their win streak to three games.

Vernon Vipers gear up for first-place Vees

Vernon Vipers push their win streak to three with 5-4 OT win over Chilliwack Chiefs.

Vernon Vipers’ captain Riley Guenther (left) battles Brandon Tkachuk of the Chilliwack Chiefs in B.C. Hockey League action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place. The Snakes won 5-4 in overtime to push their win streak to three games.
Anthony Latina of the Vernon Vipers protects the puck from Damian Chrcek of the Salmon Arm Silverbacks in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vipers Vernon rally past Salmon Arm Silverbacks

Liam Coughlin nets late winner as Vernon Vipers upend Salmon Arm Silverbacks 3-2 in BCHL play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.

  • Oct 12, 2014
Anthony Latina of the Vernon Vipers protects the puck from Damian Chrcek of the Salmon Arm Silverbacks in B.C. Hockey League play Friday night at Kal Tire Place.
Kenny Citron (left) of the Vernon Vipers knocks Jesse Neher of the Cowichan Valley Capitals off his skates in BCHL action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Vipers snap three-game skid

Vernon Vipers outlast Cowichan Valley Capitals 2-1 to record first home win of the early BCHL season.

Kenny Citron (left) of the Vernon Vipers knocks Jesse Neher of the Cowichan Valley Capitals off his skates in BCHL action Saturday night at Kal Tire Place.
Devin Oakes (top) of the Merritt Centennials and d-man Riley Guenther of the Vernon Vipers get tangled up in the Vernon crease during BCHL action Friday night at Nicola Valley Arena.

Centennials stuff Snakes

Merritt Centennials blank Vernon Vipers 4-0 in B.C. Hockey League action Friday night at Nicola Valley Arena.

  • Oct 5, 2014
Devin Oakes (top) of the Merritt Centennials and d-man Riley Guenther of the Vernon Vipers get tangled up in the Vernon crease during BCHL action Friday night at Nicola Valley Arena.
Forward TJ Dumonceaux sets up shop in front of the net during a drill at Vernon Vipers’ practice Wednesday at Kal Tire Place.

Vernon Vipers reboot systems

Vernon Vipers prepare for two-game BCHL weekend with tilts against Merritt Centennials and Cowichan Valley Capitals.

Forward TJ Dumonceaux sets up shop in front of the net during a drill at Vernon Vipers’ practice Wednesday at Kal Tire Place.
Meet the Vernon Vipers new All-American line of Thomas Aldworth (left)

Vees claim Interior penthouse

Black Press sports reporters and editors have assessed the rosters and decided on the following finishes.

  • Sep 26, 2014
Meet the Vernon Vipers new All-American line of Thomas Aldworth (left)
Liam Coughlin jokes around with assistant coach Eric Godard at practice Wednesday.

Coughlin cues comeback

The Vipers’ most recognizable Bostonian has returned to Vernon for a victory lap with the defending BCHL Interior Division champions.

Liam Coughlin jokes around with assistant coach Eric Godard at practice Wednesday.

Vipers regular season schedule announced

With the Royal Bank Cup still fresh in everybody’s minds, the B.C. Hockey League has released the 2014-15 regular season schedule.

  • Jul 6, 2014

Mick moved to Merritt as part of Chanter trade

The Vernon Vipers have sent forward Logan Mick to the Merritt Centennials to complete a previous deal for defenceman Dylan Chanter.

  • Jun 4, 2014
Dexter Dancs of the Vernon Vipers slips the puck past Toronto Lakeshore Patriots’ goalie Evan Buitenhuis for the 3-2 overtime winner Thursday night before 2

Vipers driving for seven

Dexter Dancs figured he was overdue to pull something big for the Vernon Vipers.

Dexter Dancs of the Vernon Vipers slips the puck past Toronto Lakeshore Patriots’ goalie Evan Buitenhuis for the 3-2 overtime winner Thursday night before 2
Dylan Chanter of the Vernon Vipers holds off Jesse Bernard of the Dauphin Kings in Royal Bank Cup action Tuesday night at Kal Tire Place.

Vipers play and see

The Vernon Vipers will wake up either anticipating a Saturday semifinal game or contemplating a lost opportunity at the Royal Bank Cup.

Dylan Chanter of the Vernon Vipers holds off Jesse Bernard of the Dauphin Kings in Royal Bank Cup action Tuesday night at Kal Tire Place.