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Smoke Eaters Force Game #7 After Staving Off Elimination In 5-2 Victory In Game #6

The Trail Smoke Eaters used a 46-save performance from Adam Marcoux and two goals from Mack Byers to stave off elimination and force a Game #7 after a 5-2 victory in Game #6 at the Trail Memorial Centre on Saturday night.  The opening period went scoreless for long stretches of time before the Smoke Eaters were able to score...

Smoke Eaters Face Elimination After 5-2 Loss In Vernon In Game #5

The Trail Smoke Eaters suffered their third straight loss of the Interior Division Semi Final as they dropped a 5-2 decision to the Vernon Vipers in Game #5 on Friday night at Kal Tire Place.  The game started with plenty of jump on both sides as the Smoke Eaters got the game’s first power play and opened the scoring for the...

Smoke Eaters Fall In Game #4 To Vipers By 3-2 Score On Home Ice

The Trail Smoke Eaters surrendered a two-goal first period lead as they fell in Game #4 of their Interior Division Semi Final to the Vernon Vipers by a 3-2 score on Wednesday night at the Trail Memorial Centre.  The 1st period was a bit of a feeling out process through the first 15 minutes of play before the Smoke Eaters...

Award-Winning Mountain Biking Film Coming to a Venue Near You

Local audiences have an opportunity to see the award-winning film North of Nightfall, on Thursday, April 4 at 7 p.m. at the Miners Union Hall in Rossland. Extreme Arctic Circle mountain biking, paired with local film making, mixed with exploring the climate crisis make this film a must-see. Can’t make it on April 4? It will...

Red Mountain Racers Winter Gala, James Bond style

Supporters of Red Mountain Racers are swapping their skis and goggles for heels and martinis - shaken not stirred - and are asking the community to join them for a 007-themed evening of mingling, dancing, and a silent auction. The Red Mountain Racers Winter Gala is set for March 30th from 7:00 p.m. until midnight., featuring...

Smoke Eaters Take 2-0 Series Lead With 5-4 Victory In Vernon

The Trail Smoke Eaters used just 12 seconds of overtime with Owen Ozar playing the hero to give the visitors a 5-4 victory and a 2-0 series lead in the best-of-seven Interior Division Semi Final against the Vernon Vipers on Saturday night.  The Smoke Eaters were first on the scoreboard for the fifth time in the postseason as...

Smoke Eaters Defence Stalls Vipers In 3-1 Game #1 Victory

The Trail Smoke Eatersused an outstanding defensive performance to pick up a 3-1 victory in Game #1 of their best-of-seven Interior Division Semi Final against the Vernon Vipers on Friday night at Kal Tire Place.  Trail had some good looks in the opening period and had three power plays to work with, including a 1:12 5-on-3-man...

Smoke Eaters Release Interior Division Semi Final Schedule vs. Vernon

The Trail Smoke Eaters Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club announced on Tuesday the schedule for their Interior Division Semi Final against the Vernon Vipers on Friday night at Kal Tire Place. The Smoke Eaters and Vipers will meet in their eighth playoff series with the two having a long postseason history. Trail and Vernon have played ...

Former Smoke Eater Lucchini Signs Contract With Pittsburgh

The Trail Smoke Eaters are pleased to announce that former forward and captain Jake Lucchini (’95) has signed a one-year entry-level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League.  Lucchini, 23, just completed his fourth season at Michigan Tech University, where he played in 164 career games at the...

Selkirk College Saints Come Up Empty in Post-Season

The Selkirk College Saints stumbled out of the playoff blocks this past weekend resulting in a two-game sweep in the British Columbia Intercollegiate Hockey League (BCIHL) semi-finals at the hands of the Vancouver Island University Mariners. Dylan McCann scored 53 seconds into the series opener on Friday night to set a tone...

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