Date: 
Thursday, January 4, 2018
Author: 
Contributor

The Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League has released the names of the Coaching Staff for the 2018 VIJHL Prospects Game where forty-two of the league’s rising young stars will meet at Campbell River’s Rod Brind’Amour Arena on Sunday January 7, 2018 for a North versus South showdown.

Named as Head Coach of the Prospects North squad is Curtis Toneff of the Nanaimo Buccaneers.  Working with Curt on the bench will be Lee Stone (Campbell River Storm) and Jesse Hammill (Oceanside Generals).

Named as Head Coach of the Prospects South squad is Suneil Karod of the Victoria Cougars.  Working with Suneil on the bench will be Tyler Matheson (Westshore Wolves) and Sam Waterfield (Saanich Braves).

“This is a great way to encourage great League Spirit – both on the ice and on the bench. This should be a great game to watch.” – B Byrne. All nine member clubs will be represented at the Prospect Game.

The 2018 VIJHL Prospects Game will be broadcast live on HockeyTV as the free VIJHL Game of the Week (https://vijhl.hockeytv.com