• Centennials return home after blowing chance to leapfrog ‘Backs

      The Merritt Centennials travelled to Salmon Arm on Nov. 10 knowing that a regulation win over the host Silverbacks would allow them to  leapfrog the ’Backs in the standings and vacate the cellar of the BCHL’s...

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  • Cents celebrate near-perfect weekend

      Despite the chilly temperatures, the Merritt Centennials returned home Sunday night basking in the warmth of having procured five of a possible six points from their three-game weekend road trip. Merritt couldn’t have gotten things off...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • Cents close out Parents’ Weekend with a big win

      The Merritt Centennials are looking to build on a offensive explosion last weekend. Maybe the Merritt Centennials should get hypnotized more often. Less than 24 hours after many members of the team were put under the...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • Berger backstops Cents to three-point weekend

      Thanks in large part to netminder Jake Berger, the Merritt Centennials were able to rescue three out of a possible four points from their weekend of action in the BCHL. The 20-year-old Berger stopped 87 of...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Cents look to extend win streak against ’Backs

      When the Merritt Centennials travel to Salmon Arm on Friday for their lone BCHL game of the weekend, they will be looking to rack up two points, and add to their modest three-game winning streak that...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Cents’ winning streak reaches three

      The Merritt Centennials extended their current winning streak to three games with a pair of impressive home-ice victories on the weekend. Saturday night, the Cents got points from 11 different players, and another solid performance from...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Cents GM makes some moves on the backend

      Merritt Centennials’ head coach and GM Joe Martin has made his first move to bolster the team’s roster. Last week, Martin acquired 18-year-old defenseman Colten Gerlib from Kamloops in exchange for the playing rights to Ethan...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Cents win – at last!

      It wasn’t pretty, but they did it. The Merritt Centennials finally won a regular-season game, after going 0-6-0-0 to start the 2017-18 BCHL campaign. The Cents defeated the visiting Surrey Eagles 2-1 on Wednesday night, in...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Cents come home from Showcase empty-handed

      The Merritt Centennials are still searching for their first win (make that their first point) of the season following a pair of disappointing 4-3 losses at the 2017 BCHL Bauer Showcase in Chilliwack. The Showcase ran...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Cents hope to shine at BCHL Showcase

      The Merritt Centennials head to Prospera Centre in Chilliwack on Thursday for a pair of games at the 6th Annual BCHL Showcase. All 17 BCHL teams will see action at the four-day Showcase event, which attracts...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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