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Published on Oct 21, 2014

Former Okanagan Hockey Academy standout Mark MacMillan has been named the NCAA Second Star of the Week. MacMillan, 22, netted five goals and two assists in two games for the University of North Dakota this past week, including a three-goal, two-assi…


Published on Oct 20, 2014

After posting seven points in four games, Okanagan Hockey Academy alum Joe Hicketts has been named the Denny’s Western Hockey League Player of the Week. Hicketts, 18, scored once, added six assists and was +5 in four road games for his Victoria Roya…


Published on Oct 16, 2014

The Okanagan Hockey Academy is pleased to congratulate alum Emily Clark on being named to the Canadian National Women’s Team for the upcoming 2014 Four Nations Cup. Clark, 18, is one of 13 forwards and 23 players overall to be named to the National …


Published on Oct 16, 2014

The Okanagan Hockey Academy is pleased to congratulate alum Joe Hicketts on being named to Team WHL for the upcoming SUBWAY Super Series, which takes place November 10th in Saskatoon and 11th in Brandon. Hicketts, 18, has had a tremendous start to h…


Published on Oct 2, 2014

Two Okanagan Hockey Academy alumni will play for their country at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Sarnia, Ontario starting November 2nd. Defenceman Josh Mahura and forward Beck Malenstyn were two of the final 66 players that were named to one…


Published on Sep 30, 2014

Okanagan Hockey Academy alum Joe Hicketts is one step closer to his dream. The current Victoria Royals defenceman inked a three-year entry-level contract with the Detroit Red Wings last week after a stellar showing at the club’s Main Camp. “It feel…


Published on Sep 24, 2014

The Okanagan Hockey Academy is pleased to congratulate Mike Needham on his appointment as an associate coach with the Western Hockey League’s Kamloops Blazers. Needham leaves the Okanagan Hockey Academy after spending the past three seasons with the…


Published on Sep 23, 2014

Two Okanagan Hockey Academy alums have been named to the NHL Central Scouting Preliminary “Ones to Watch” list. Ryan Gropp and Tyler Soy both found their names on the list, which grades players from “A” to “C”: Group A are first-round candidates for…


Published on Sep 23, 2014

Finding Chemistry with Your Linemates No matter the sport, having chemistry with your teammates is vitally important. In hockey, it’s particularly effective if you have solid chemistry with your linemates. Some lines from hockey’s past were so effec…


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