Tag Archives: Kootenay Ice

Women’s team aims to build interest in hockey

The Cranbrook Women’s Learn to Play Hockey Team is back for another season and is on the hunt for ladies interested in learning to play hockey. “A few years ago, we recognized there were a number of ladies who wanted … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ICE end pre-season with Thunder Challenge in Crowsnest

The Kootenay ICE complete the 2014 pre-season by taking part in the sixth annual Thunder Challenge in the Crowsnest Pass this weekend. The ICE will face the Lethbridge Hurricanes on Friday, September 12 at 7 p.m., and will conclude their … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Elk Valley, Featured, Sparwood, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ICE open exhibition campaign

The Kootenay ICE begin their 2014 Western Hockey League exhibition schedule tonight in Kennewick, Washington against the Tri-City Americans. The ICE will play three games at the annual Tri-City tournament this weekend, before a two-game series against the Lethbridge Hurricanes … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strutting catwalk to raise funds for Cops for Kids

It’s that time of year again to come out and cheer as RCMP officers, Kootenay ICE players and the College of the Rockies Avalanche players strut the catwalk at Tamarack Centre to raise funds for Cops for Kids. Ticketholders can … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Kootenay Life, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Eight ICE attending NHL camps

Eight members of the Kootenay ICE will be participating in National Hockey League’s (NHL) training camps when they open in a few weeks. Jeff Chynoweth, ICE General Manager announced August 26 that eight players from his Western Hockey League club … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Intrasquad game proceeds going to United Way again

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE August 25 announced all proceeds from the 15th annual Black-White Intrasquad Game will once again be donated to the Cranbrook and Kimberley United Way. The Black-White game will be played at Western … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, News, Sports | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

ICE retool sales and PR

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE, August 6 announced the club has hired Chris Wahl as the new Director of Sales & Public Relations. Wahl replaces Kaytee Wheaton who resigned last month to take a position with Royal … > Read More

Posted in Business, Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ICE select Russian forward in CHL Import Draft

The Kootenay ICE have selected a Russian forward who has already played in the Western Hockey League (WHL) today in the Canadian Hockey League Import Draft. Jeff Chynoweth, ICE General Manager, announced July 2 the club has selected 18-year-old Alexander Chirva … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Four ICE tabbed for NHL in draft

Four members of the 2013/2014 Kootenay ICE were drafted during the NHL Entry Draft June 27 and 28. Sam Reinhart was drafted second overall (first round) by the Buffalo Sabres, making him the highest drafted player in franchise history. Defenceman … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sam Reinhart second overall to Sabres

Sam Reinhart became the highest drafted Kootenay ICE player in franchise history today when he was selected second overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The Western Hockey League’s co-scoring leader in 2013/14, Reinhart is the … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment