Game Day Preview: Cents Vs Silverbacks – Feb 15

The Merritt Centennials (11-38-1-3) take on division rival Salmon Arm Silverbacks (28-20-4-1) tonight. The Centennials are coming off a tough loss to the Coquitlam Express that saw their playoff hopes dashed. The Centennials opened the scoring with a goal from Daniel Tkac after Rylan Van Unen stripped his man at the blueline and kept the […]

Long Time Governor Retiring

The Merritt Centennials are announcing that longtime Governor and Director of Hockey Operations Brian Barrett is retiring from his position within the team citing personal reasons. For parts of 47 years, Brian Barrett has been integral to the success and longevity of the Centennials franchise. As a Player, Coach, General Manager, BCHL Governor, Director of […]

Cents AGM sees Menard Return as Team President

From the July 7, 2016 edition of the Merritt Herald: A small crowd of club faithful gathered at the Nicola Valley Memorial Arena on June 23 for the Merritt Centennials’ annual general meeting. The Centennials, in their 43rd year of existence, are the longest continuously-run franchise in the British Columbia Hockey League. Those in attendance at […]