Player Committed- Ezra Siemens

Ezra Siemens – 2007, Kamloops BC, Left-Handed Defenseman, 6’0 180lbs Ezra is a player who really impressed our staff over the course of our Spring ID camp. His steady presence on the back end combined with his vision and ability to break pucks out under pressure really caught our eye. He never seems to be […]

Player Committed- Owen Van Herk

Owen Van Herk – 2006, Leduc AB, Left-Handed Forward, 6’0 170lbs Owen is a big strong forward and is not afraid of playing through contact and taking pucks to the net. We were impressed with the combo of his size & speed and he brings a certain level of physicality to his game. He had […]

Player Committed- Rhett Serfas

Rhett Serfas – 2007, Lake Country BC, Left-Handed Defenseman 6’5” 192lbs   At 6’5 192 lbs, Rhett will be a force on our back end next season. His ability to use his size to his advantage and make it hard for opponents to get to the inside will serve well on our back end. We […]

Player Committed- Luke Sowpal

Luke is a shifty right-handed forward with a great release and ability to score from anywhere on the ice. He has a good motor and has a nice blend of work ethic and skill to his game. Luke is strong on his skates, can protect pucks & make plays under pressure. We like his upside […]

Player Committed- Cooper Harrington

Cooper Harrington – 2008, Merritt BC, Left-Handed Forward, 5’3 130lbs Cooper plays a fast & physical brand of hockey and is not afraid to take a run at the biggest player on the opposing team. He is relentless in hunting pucks and creating turnovers and will be a pest for opposing teams to deal with. […]

Abbotsford Prospect Camp

Join the tradition of BC Junior Hockey’s longest-continuously operating franchise in the Merritt Centennials. Active through parts of 6 decades, and as the program moves to the KIJHL, the Centennials will continue to support players in their education and hockey careers as they move to higher levels such BCIHL, U Sports, NCAA and on to […]

Centennials To Cease BCHL Operations For 2024-25 Season

March 31, 2024 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: After an in-depth analysis the Merritt Centennials Board of Directors have made the very difficult decision to cease operations at the end of this season and withdraw from the BCHL. The Board members past and present have worked extremely hard to maintain 51 continuous years of operation in the […]

Cents in the Community for the Holidays

Last week the Merritt Centennials were at Walmart to help the community support local children in need for Christmas.  Alongside the efforts of the Nicola Valley Food Bank, the team was able to help make sure everyone will enjoy a gift this holiday season. Throughout the day, local shoppers selected ornaments with each child’s age […]