• Cents playoff hopes dashed as Wild sweep series

      It was always going to be an uphill battle. The Merritt Centennials’ hot streak in the final weeks of the 2017-18 BCHL regular season helped propel them over Salmon Arm to clinch the sixth overall spot...

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  • PHOTOS: Centennials players honoured at year-end awards

      All photos by Ian Webster.

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  • Cents aim to stifle wild Wenatchee offense

      They say offence wins games, but defence wins championships. The Merritt Centennials will be subscribing to the age-old sports mantra as they head into game one of their seven game series with the Wenatchee Wild, a...

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  • Merritt Centennials billet family narrowly escapes house fire

      On Friday night, Jessica and Rich Culbertson were lying in bed, discussing their good fortune. Jessica had just won $10,000 at the final Merritt Centennials home game of the regular season and Rich was joking that...

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  • Wicks earns BCHL award nomination

    The results of stage one of the BCHL awards voting was revealed on Feb. 21, and Centennials’ veteran Nick Wicks was among the players honoured with a nomination. Wicks was the Interior division’s nominee for the Bob...

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  • Cents head into final regular season games on a tear

      The Merritt Centennials have picked the perfect time to peak, going unbeaten in their last five games. The team will play a make-up game against the Salmon Arm Silverbacks on Thursday night at the Nicola Valley...

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  • Cents auction jerseys to support Ty Pozzobon Foundation

      For the second year in a row, Cents faithful have the chance to earn a very unique piece of hockey memorabilia and support local mental health initiatives in the process. Along with the new-look logo recognizing...

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  • CENTS: Martin selected to coach prospects’ game

      You can put another feather in the cap of Joe Martin, as the Merritt Centennials’ head coach and general manager was recently named as the head coach for Team West at the upcoming CJHL Prospects on...

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  • Rookie sensation returns to Centennials

      The Merritt Centennials added a scoring punch in the days leading up to the BCHL trade deadline, as last year’s leading scorer Zach Risteau returned to the team after a stint playing in the U.S. Hockey...

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  • Cents looking to add skill ahead of deadline

      The Merritt Centennials traveled to Coquitlam on Wednesday, intent upon exacting a little payback against a suddenly red-hot Express team that beat the Cents 5-2 at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena on Dec. 29. After recording...

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