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S. Tanaka-Campbell Commits To Next Season

Vernon, BC: The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce the commitment of Seiya Tanaka-Campbell for the 2021-2022 season. “Seiya is a talented competitive player that plays the game with a lot of pace and urgency,” says head coach and GM of the Vipers Jason McKee. The Mill Bay, BC product has spent the last 4 […]

Dave Oliver – Step by Step

A Lifetime of Hockey, Step By Step with Don Klepp Starting with the Vernon Lakers in 1988, David Oliver has had 32 exciting years as a player, coach, hockey operations manager, player development director, and general manager. He didn’t plan or even anticipate such a lengthy, rewarding career. “It was one step at a time,” […]

BCHL Suspends Season Start

The recent order that was extended this week by the Provincial Health Office (PHO) means that, as of now, BCHL players age 19 or older are not permitted to engage in any team activities, while players 18 or younger may participate in team activities under Phase 2 of viaSPORT BC’s return to play. As a […]

Playing Junior A During A Pandemic

A Player’s Perspective ~ written by Don Klepp Third-year Viper defenceman Trey Taylor has a mature attitude regarding the challenges faced by team owners, players, and fans during a global pandemic. team owners, players, and fans during a global pandemic. First, Trey is extremely grateful for the chance to play in the current situation. He […]

After the Buzzer – Vipers Lose Heartbreaker In OT

Penticton, BC:  It was all you could ask for between long time division rivals in a one game takes all scenario.  Back and forth play, some timely scoring and even a little overtime.  In the end, the Vipers fell a goal short in over time by a 3-2 score in the Okanagan Cup Finals. You […]

Vipers Game Day! – Vipers Battle Vees for Okanagan Cup Title

Vernon, BC:  Its a rivalry that is 8 months in the making as the Vipers and Vees get a chance to play for something meaningful, albeit in an exhibition tournament as they battle for bragging rights and the Okanagan Cup Trophy. The Vipers (4-6-1-2) were able to secure their spot in the finals thanks a […]

After the Buzzer – Vipers Blank Warriors, Head to Okanagan Cup Finals

West Kelowna, BC:  JoJo Tanaka-Campbell scored the game winner midway through the first period and Koen MacInnes was perfect turning aside all 31 shots he faced as the Vernon Vipers shutout the West Kelowna Warriors by a 2-0 score to propel themselves to the Okanagan Cup Finals. JoJo Tanaka-Campbell struck first as he capitalized on […]

Pair of Vipers Sign NLI’s

Vernon, BC:  The Vernon Vipers are pleased to announce that Will Arquiett and Trey Taylor have signed their NLI’s to play college hockey next season. Arquiett has signed to play at Saint Lawrence University while Trey Taylor will play for Clarkson. “This is a significant achievement for both players,” says Head Coach and GM of […]

Vipers Game Day! – Vipers Battle Warriors in Okanagan Cup Semi’s

Vernon, BC:  The Vernon Vipers look to clinch a birth in the Okanagan Cup Final tonight as they travel to West Kelowna to take on the Warriors. The Vipers (3-6-1-2) are coming off a pair of losses to the Penticton Vees over the weekend.  Tyler Carpendale has caught fire scoring 3 goals in his first […]

After the Buzzer – Vipers Doubled Up By Vees

Penticton, BC:  Tyler Carpendale had a pair of goals and the Vipers kept the Vees to just 22 shots, but found themselves on the wrong side of a 6-3 loss at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The goals would come in flurries throughout the game and no better example of it in the first period […]