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New Recruit: Devin Benson

The Merritt Centennials are pleased to add defender Devin Benson (03) from the Kamloops Storm to the active roster as the team awaits the fate of the 2020-21 season. A native of nearby Kamloops, Benson was a former team mate of current Cent Dylan Sydor on the Thompson Blazers U18 AAA team in 2019-20. In […]

New Recruits: Blake Astorino & Jack Henderson

The Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce they’ve added forward Blake Astorino (01) & Jack Henderson (02) from the Osoyoos Coyotes of the KIJHL for the upcoming season. Both hailing from Northern BC, Astorino put up 14 goals and 23 assists in 49 games with the Coyotes. The Prince George native impressed during camp with […]

New Recruits: Josh Olson & Nolan Wall

The Merritt Centennials are proud to announce two new commitments out of their Fall Evaluation Camp both forwards in Josh Olson (01) and Nolan Wall (02). Olson has cut his teeth in the KIJHL for the last 3 years with the Sicamous Eagles, Revelstoke Grizzlies, and most recently with the Princeton Posse. A 6’1″, 195 […]

Committed: Joe Davidson

The Merritt Centennials are excited to announce that they have committed to forward Joe Davidson (03) of the Nelson Leafs for the upcoming season. The Nelson native suited up for his hometown team last year in the KIJHL and was one of the most impressive rookies throughout the campaign and was the top 16 year […]

Cents Wrap Merritt ID Camp

The Merritt Centennials concluded their Merritt ID camp on Sunday afternoon after a weekend of ice times at the NVMA. Due to COVID-19, there were no parents or fans allowed entry into the building, but the Centennials coaching and support staff were able to get an uninterrupted look at some potential candidates for the team […]

Merritt ID Camp August 21 – 23rd

Join the tradition of the BCHL’s longest continuously operating franchise in the Merritt Centennials. Active through parts of 6 decades, the Centennials have helped 100s of young men reach the next step in their hockey careers from the NCAA to the NHL. The first step in the journey to becoming a part of the team […]

Committed: Alek Erichuk

The Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce that they’ve committed to defender Alek Erichuk (01) for the upcoming season. The hulking Kamloops native standing at 6’4″ and 210 pounds is poised to join the Cents after spending the last two seasons with the Nelson Leafs of the KIJHL. The right handed D-man was relied upon […]

COMMITTED: Carson Preston

The Merritt Centennials are proud to announce they’ve committed to Forward Carson Preston (01) of the Aldergrove Kodiaks (PJHL). The Langley, BC native is another player who relies on speed, skill, work ethic, and compete as he comes in at 5’7″ and 160 pounds. Preston started off the 2019-20 campaign with a very strong Revelstoke […]

Cents Add Johnston, Lose Galloway

Photo Credit: Garrett James & Kamloops This Week The Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce the signing of defender Brody Johnston (03) from the Kamloops Storm of the KIJHL. Unfortunately, Cents D Tyson Galloway (03) will join the Calgary Hitmen of the WHL for the remainder of the season. Johnston hails from Vanderhoof, BC and […]

Cents Sign Local Defender

The Merritt Centennials announced today that they have signed defenseman Chase Cooke (03) of the KIJHL’s Princeton Posse for the remainder of the season. A Merritt local, Cooke is no stranger to the team and fans. He’s suited up for 5 games this year as an affiliate, and has been a part of Cents training […]