Game Day Preview: Cents Vs Vipers

The Merritt Centennials (2-9) look for revenge inside the same week against the visiting Vernon Vipers (5-6) tonight. Last weekend the Centennials began their games against the Vipers albeit later than usual due to bus trouble leaving Merritt. The game began at 8:20, and the teams to their credit came out flying. The Vipers scored […]

Cents Add Veteran Defender

The Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce that they’ve acquired defenseman Doug Scott (00) from the Vernon Vipers in exchange for future considerations. Scott, a native of North Vancouver, is a BCHL veteran with 117 games under his belt split between the Coquitlam Express, Cowichan Valley Capitals, and the Vernon Vipers. He spent last season […]

Snakes Snap Shutout Streak

The Merritt Centennials and the Vernon Vipers clashed for the first time of the season and after a solid start fell by a score of 5-2. The first period saw the Vipers strike early as a shot from the blueline, bounced back onto the stick of Keigo Hachishuka to make it 1-0 under a minute […]

Gameday Preview: Cents @ Vipers – Oct. 11

The Merritt Centennials (2-7) get set to duke it out against last years BCHL Finalist Vernon Vipers (3-6) tonight. The Cents take to the road after not being able to capture a win at the BCHL Showcase, and the Vipers return home after not being able to do the same. The Cents had a good […]

Cents Finish With 5 In A Row

The Merritt Centennials may not have finished at the top of the division, but they brought the fans to their feet in a thrilling OT victory 4-3 over the Vernon Vipers. The first period started off all Merritt, but by the end they had nothing to show for it. Despite out shooting the Vipers 17-7 […]

Game Preview: Cents Vs Vipers – Ty Pozzobon Night

The Merritt Centennials (35-15-4-3) will sport their new 3rd jerseys tonight against the Vernon Vipers (26-21-7-3). The Cents are coming off a gutsy win in Langley to keep their hopes of finishing first in the division alive. The Rivermen scored on the powerplay before Frazer Dodd poked in a Joey Berkopec shot from centre that […]

Another OT Thriller

Photo Credit: Garrett James Photography The Merritt Centennials have started the year with back to back overtime victories, this time over the Vernon Vipers 3-2. The Cents started strong in their first road game of 2019. The team tested Bradley Cooper, who looked shaky early, but despite getting shots through the netminder they couldn’t get […]

Game Preview: Cents @ Vipers – Jan. 5

Photo Credit: Garrett James Photography The Merritt Centennials (24-13-1-1) take to the road for the first time in 2019 to face the Vernon Vipers (14-16-6-3). The Cents are coming off the most exciting game of the season against the Prince George Spruce Kings, a game that had a little bit of everything. The goalies dueled […]

Vipers Bite Cents On Counterattack

Photo Credit: Garrett James Photography The Cents pushed the pace, and had great stretches throughout the game, but they fell victim to the counterattack against the Vernon Vipers and fell 3-2 in regulation. In the first period the Cents were outshooting the Vipers 6-1 when on the tail end of a powerplay, an ill-advised cross […]

Game Preview: Cents @ Vipers – Nov. 30

Photo Credit: Garrett James Photography The Merritt Centennials will look to shake off some road rust as they take on the Vernon Vipers tonight. The Cents are coming off a 3-1 loss in Prince George and their previous road trip was a long one to Trail where they fell 2-1 in overtime. Needless to say […]