Game Preview – Cents @ Vipers – Jan 14

Date – Friday, January 14, 2022 Game Time – Puck drop 7:00 pm Location – Kal Tire Place, Vernon B.C. Broadcast –Q101 Vernon Vipers – 7-14-3-3 Merritt Centennials – 2-22-1-0 The Merritt Centennials are set for their first road trip of 2022, as they travel to Vernon tonight to face the Vipers and former teammate Talon Zakall. The long-time Cent […]

Cents Snake Bitten Versus Vipers

The Merritt Centennials ran out of steam in their final game of the weekend against the Vernon Vipers and fell by a score of 5-1. The first period didn’t start the way the Centennials hoped as in the first minute Matt Kowalski failed a Michigan attempt but the puck went right to the goal mouth […]

Game Day Preview: Cents @ Vipers – Feb 17

The Merritt Centennials (13-38-1-3) look to continue one of their best weekends of the year against the Vernon Vipers (29-23-2-1) this afternoon. On Sunday, the Merritt Centennials continued to roll on one of their final home stands of the year winning big over the Alberni Valley Bulldogs 7-4. The Cents picked up where they left off […]

Vipers Strike Back Against Cents

The Merritt Centennials started out strong, but the Vernon Vipers awoke and didn’t look back as they scored 5 unanswered en route to a 6-3 Cents loss. The Tuesday night affair started out a little on the sleepy side as neither team found much purchase through the first 10 minutes. It wasn’t until a pair […]

Game Day Preview: Cents Vs Vipers – Feb 4

The Merritt Centennials (10-36-1-3) take on the last team they picked up points against on home ice against the Vernon Vipers (26-21-2-1) tonight. The Centennials are still in search of their first win of 2020 despite some solid efforts over the last week. The Cents fell in a tight defeat to the Chilliwack Chiefs 6-4 […]

Cents Storm Back, Fall In Shootout

The Merritt Centennials pulled off a Teddy Bear Toss miracle by storming back in a third period which they came into trailing 6-1 to tie the game, but eventually they fell in the shootout to the Vernon Vipers 8-7. It wasn’t all rosy off the hop, as the Merritt Centennials quickly found themselves down by […]

Game Day Preview: Cents Vs Vipers – Dec. 8th – Teddy Bear Toss

The Merritt Centennials (8-20-1-1) are hoping the teddy’s can bring them back to life against the Vernon Vipers (17-12-1-1). The Cents are licking their wounds after the Vipers took it to them on Friday night in Vernon. Things started off with a solid road period as Christian Buono blasted a beauty upstairs for his 2nd […]

Vipers Sting Cents

The Merritt Centennials had a strong first road frame, but couldn’t sustain against the Vernon Vipers in an 8-3 loss. The Cents opened the scoring in the latter half of the first when Payton Matsui broke free down the left wing, didn’t have an option so hit Christian Buono with a no look back pass […]

Game Day Preview: Cents @ Vipers – Dec. 6

The Merritt Centennials (8-19-1-1) visit the Vernon Vipers (15-12-1-1) tonight at Kal Tire Place. The Cents are coming off a mini road trip to Langley and the Island where they managed to salvage one point, although against the Bulldogs the full two were definitely on the table. The Cents built up a 3-0 lead through […]

Late Dagger The Difference Against Vernon

The Centennials got snaked by the Vipers in the final minute of play and fell by a score of 3-2 in Derek Sweet-Coulter’s debut as bench boss. In the first period the teams skated to a scoreless draw, but not for lack of trying. Ryan Winter got the call in net for the Cents, and […]