Clearwater Hockey Days

(L-r): Jamie Wilkinson, Grant Harrison, Mike Murphy, Darcy Elliot. Back row (l-r): Chance Wynne, Leelyn Green-Scheer, Jase Harrison, Mason Kelly, Noah Brunet, Bryson Murphy, Amy Elliot. Middle row (l-r): Lucas Tsao, Sonny Kootenay-Letendre, Hudson Atwater, Ryan Blair, Annie Braaten, Emma Elliot. Front row (l-r): Finnigan Wilkinson, Mason Osborn, Trevin Alexis, Mason Nelson. Missing: Jade Prime.
Back row (l-r): Blaine Wright, Dan von Hollen, Jamie Wilkinson. Middle row (l-r) Blake von Hollen, Emelia Rotzetter, Brendan Hall, Anna-Jean Roy, Riley Scheer, Hunter Atwater, Sway Potts, Jackson Hedman, AJ Cox. Front row (l-r) Aubrey Fehr, Taya Noble, Taya Cooke, Reece Wright, Eric Jeck, Connor Wilkinson, Daryl Haring, Max Osborne, Caleb Blair. Goalies (l-r) Jake Brind, Cohen Cooke (missing from photo: Simone Colborne)
Back row (l-r): Safety person Mike Smith, Safety person Chris Matthews, coach Brett Colborne (missing coach Elijah Wicks) Middle Row (l-r): Parker Poisson, Zoey Fehr, Duncan McNeice, Deklan Murray, Presely Wicks, Kai Macfadyn, Owen Christensen, Adalie Shook. Front row(l-r) Evan Colborne, Sophie Collins, Tyson Matthews, Tristan Cool, Blake Irvine, Chace Smith, Bailey Rotzetter (missing Nathan Muri).
Front row (l-r): Finn Earle, Ricky Haring, Katie Biagioni, Mackenzie Marsel, Alexzander Hedman, Milo Hindle, Torin Murray, Evan Cooke, and Lochlan Mattenly. Back Row (l-r): Chays York, Lars Dowker, Tyson VonHollen, Alex VonHollen, Michael Shook, Tyler MacDonald, Allister Roy, Ryder McGravey, Owen Thon. Missing: Phoenix McFadyen Coaches (l-r) Craig Shook, Nelson Hindle, Scott MacDonald, Dan VonHollen.
Front row (l-r): Erik Giesbrecht, Adam Gordon, Parker Collins, Ryan McNee, Angus Allchin, Jayden Kjenstad, Matthew Lavigne, Piet Oud. Back row (l-r): Ole Kjenstad, Devin Green, Ryley Griffin, Cole Allan, Robert Waldner, Alex Lamash, Nolan Virgo, Spencer Thomas, Don Collins.
Back row (l-r): Ken Irvine, Alex Linteris, Sage Barstow, Korie McGill, Bailey Murray, Brayden Janes, Owen Sim, Ethan Smith, Bradley Fennell, Kylie Fischer, Clint McGill. Front row (l-r): Lucas Taniguti, John Wiunig, Devin Holland, Kiah Phillips, Jaden Phillips, Jackson Graffunder, Hailey Irvine.


This year the pre-novice are working hard on their skating skills. They have improved a great deal and enjoy scrimmages at every practice.


The novice team has a full bench this year with 22 players ages 6-8, which means splitting into two teams for games and tournaments.

So far the team has hosted a home tournament, travelled to Valemount and Merritt, and had home games versus Ashcroft, Valemount, Merritt, and 100 Mile. They are excited about their upcoming second home tournament Jan. 18-19, as well as an away tournament in 100 Mile in February.

The team practices twice a week with their hard-working and dedicated coaches and on-ice helpers: Dan von Hollen (head coach), Jamie Wilkinson (assistant coach), Blaine Wright (assistant coach), Kris Cooke, and Travis Hall. The focus for novice players is having fun, getting exercise, demonstrating great sportsmanship, and developing hockey skills.


The Ice Hawks atom team is playing Atom Development this year, which is a more competitive league. This team consists of first and second-year players.

The atom team has been working hard developing individually and as a team. They have been playing many games, with some wins and losses. They work hard at their practices and it shows during games.

They look forward to seeing what the rest of the season holds. Clearwater will get to host a home tournament in February and the Atom Development Playoffs in March.


The Ice Hawks peewee team has had a successful first half of the season, all while having fun, developing individual skills and team play.

The peewees are currently leading the standings and remain undefeated in league games. The team also finished second place in consecutive tournaments, the first in Kelowna and the second was hosted in Clearwater. The team is excited for the remainder of the season, which will include league games, a final home tournament, playoffs and hosting districts.


The midgets have a strong record in the league so far this season with nine wins, only one loss, and one tie. They travelled to Quesnel for a tournament early in the season and will be heading to the Pitt Meadows tournament at the end of the month. There are still seven more league games to play, and five are home games so we hope to see you there!


Our Clearwater bantam rec team participates in a league with teams from Chase, Merritt, Lillooet and Ashcroft. We are currently in third place and about halfway through our season.

We travelled to Nakusp and Lumby for tournaments in November where we faced some tough competition. The team played their hearts out and placed third and fifth respectively. We are hosted our home tournament Jan. 10-12 and have league games throughout the months of January and February.

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