Bombers woes continue with loss to Islanders

The Port Alberni Bombers struggles continued on Saturday night at the Alberni Valley Multiplex – this time a 6-2 loss at the hands of the Kerry Park Islanders.Trailing 2-0 after the first period, the Bombers were within striking distance, but two Islander goals before the second frame was two and a half minutes old put […]

Bombers Welcome Islanders in Friday Night Clash

The Port Alberni Bombers are set to host the Kerry Park Islanders in VIJHL hockey action on Friday night at the Alberni Valley Multiplex. The Islanders come to town fresh off a 7-3 victory over the Nanaimo Buccaneers last night in the Hub City, while the Bombers are looking to turn things in an upward […]

Bombers lose to Cougars

The Bombers suffered their seventh straight loss, falling 8-2 to the Victoria Cougars on Wednesday night at the Alberni Valley Multiplex.The contest was tied at 1-1 when Owen Ditzel scored this third goal of the season early in the second frame, but six straight Cougar goals, four in the second period and two more in […]

Bombers Welcome Cougars to the AVM

The Bombers host Victoria Cougars tonight (Wednesday) in Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League play at 7:00 pm at the Alberni Valley Multiplex. The Bombers come into the game losers of their last six, while the Cougars have won three of their last four outings, including a 5-3 win over North Division-leading Campbell River Storm on […]

Glacier Kings bury Bombers

The Comox Valley Glacier Kings scored seven unanswered goals to defeat the Port Alberni Bombers 8-1 on Friday night in Comox. Bobby McKenzie scored the Bombers only goal early in the first period. Comox Valley outshot the bombers 58-17.

Bombers on the Road Again

The Bombers travel north on Friday for a meeting with the Comox Valley Glacier Kings. Opening face-off is scheduled for 7:30 pm at the Comox Valley Sports Centre.The Glacier Kings sit in third-place in VIJHL North Division standings and are led in scoring by Tanner Gould who has six goals and three assists to start […]

Bomber Pushback Falls Short

The Port Alberni Bombers fell behind 4-0 after one period of play, but a concerted effort over the final two frames saw them get close before dropping a 6-3 decision to the Westshore Wolves in VIJHL action in Victoria on Wednesday night.Three markers early in the third frame saw the Bombers close the deficit to […]

Bombers, Wolves meet in pivotal Wednesday night encounter

The Port Alberni Bombers are on the road Wednesday evening for an encounter with the Westshore Wolves.With both teams posting 1-4 win-loss records in the early going of the 2023-24 VIJHL season, the contest should prove to be an entertaining affair as the teams look to this meeting as an opportunity to better their slow […]

Bombers can’t rebound from early deficit

The Port Alberni Bombers spotted the South Division-leading Peninsula Panthers an early 3-0 lead and were unable to overcome the deficit, losing 5-2 at the Alberni Valley Multiplex on Saturday night.Landon Turgeon, with the Bombers first home-ice goal of the 2023-24 season, and newcomer Owen Ditzel with a short-handed marker, tallied for the Bombers.

Saturday night hockey – Bombers host Peninsula

The Bombers host Peninsula Panthers tonight at 7 pm at the Alberni Valley Multiplex. Tonight’s contest is the only game the Bombers will play this week. After last weekend’s two losses to the Oceanside Generals, the Bombers hope to get back on the winning track against a Panthers team playing their third game in five […]