The Aldergrove Kodiaks Junior B Hockey Club is ready for a great new season of hockey, starting this Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7:15 p.m. with an Aldergrove Arena home opener versus North Vancouver Wolf Pack.
Brad Rihala (centre in photo) is the head coach of the team and has named Kodiaks veterans to key roles, starting with Kodiaks captain Kenny Prato (in white jersey, second from left). Prato’s assistants are Spencer McHaffie (far left), Adam Callegari (in jersey with “BC” logo) and Scott McHaffie (far right).
The regular PJHL season opens next week, when the Kodiaks host the North Vancouver Wolf Pack, Sept. 11. Regular season home games are Wednesdays, 7:15 p.m. at Aldergrove Arena.
The Kodiaks travel to MSA Arena on Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m. to play their arch-rivals, the Abbotsford Pilots.
The Kodiaks won their first exhibition game on Sunday afternoon at Port Moody Arena. The Port Moody Panthers let a 3-1 third-period lead slip away in a 5-4 loss to the Aldergrove Kodiaks. The Aldergrove Kodiaks will host an exhibition game against the Port Moody Panthers on Wednesday, September 4, 7:15 p.m.