Merritt Signs with AJHL’s Grand Prairie Storm

It was short but sweet for the Bombers and Jaydon Merritt. The Bombers are proud to announce that Jaydon Merritt has signed with the AJHL’s Grand Prairie Storm after what could only be described as a prolific stay with the Bombers. In just 12 VIJHL games Merritt posted 11 goals and 11 assists for 22 […]

Bombers Add Jaydon Merritt to Roster

The Port Alberni Bombers have added Jaydon Merritt to their VIJHL roster as he signed with the club today. Merritt is no stranger to the organization as the Prince George, BC native suited up for 13 games in a Bulldogs uniform during the 2020-2021 BCHL “Pod Season” at the Alberni Valley Multiplex.  Merritt had 1 […]

Bombers Host Generals in Pre-Season Action

The Port Alberni Bombers will hit the ice at the Multiplex for the 1st time in VIJHL pre-season action on Tuesday August 31st as they play host to the Oceanside Generals. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:00 pm. Tickets are just $5.00 for adults and local youth 18 & under are no-charge when accompanied by […]

Bulldogs & San Group Team Up for Free Youth Tickets

The Alberni Valley Bulldogs of the BCHL and the Port Alberni Bombers of the VIJHL are proud to announce the creation of a major community initiative with San Group. San Group strongly believes that by investing in our local youth and the grass roots efforts of the Alberni Valley we all win.  As our community […]

Bombers Acquire Carson Steel from Bucs

The Port Alberni Bombers have acquired 2002 Forward Carson Steel from the Nanaimo Buccaneers in exchange for future considerations.  The trade bring the Port Alberni native back home in the Bombers 1st ever trade. Steel appeared in 8 games with the Comox Valley Glacier Kings in 2020-2021 before the season was cut short due to […]

Three Locals Commit to Bombers

The build has begun for the Port Alberni Bombers. The club announced on Wednesday the signing of a trio of Port Alberni natives in 2005 born Aidan See, 2004 born Blake Power, and 2004 born Grayson Erickson. When the expansion team was announced, they made it known that a priority would be placed on adding […]

Bombers Announce Tryout Camp

The Port Alberni Bombers are excited to announce the dates for their first tryout camp in team history. Bomber head coach and general manager Gaelan Patterson will lead Bomber hopefuls through a two-day camp on July 19-20 at the Alberni Valley Multiplex. Players from this camp will be signed to the Bombers roster for the […]

Gaelan Patterson Name 1st Head Coach / GM in Bombers History

The Port Alberni Bombers are proud to announce that Gaelan Patterson has been named the first head coach and general manager in Port Alberni Bombers history. Patterson is a native of La Ronge, Saskatchewan and was a 7th round draft pick of the Calgary Flames. After completing a 4-year junior career with the WHL’s Saskatoon […]

Bombers Cleared for Take Off

The ownership group behind the BCHL’s Alberni Valley Bulldogs are pleased to announce that they have received approval to join the VIJHL in the fall of 2021. The Jr. B hockey club will call the Alberni Valley Multiplex home, and will be known as the Port Alberni Bombers. The Bombers were officially granted approval in […]