Trail Smoke Eaters

The Trail Senior Smoke Eaters Christmas meet and greet is set for Friday, Dec. 17.

Annual Christmas tradition back on for Senior Smokies

All Sr. Smoke Eaters who played in the WIHL are invited to the Christmas dinner Dec. 17

The Trail Senior Smoke Eaters Christmas meet and greet is set for Friday, Dec. 17.
Greater Trail Minor Hockey Association is hoping to ice more referees for the remainder of season. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail minor hockey in need of referees

One suggestion is for parents to get in on the action and become an on-ice official

Greater Trail Minor Hockey Association is hoping to ice more referees for the remainder of season. Photo: Jim Bailey
Smoke Eaters forward Brady Hunter earned the BCHL First Star of the week for his eight points in three game streak. Photo: Jim Bailey

Smoke Eaters forward earns BCHL first star honour

Trail Smoke Eater Brady Hunter counted eight points in three games last week

Smoke Eaters forward Brady Hunter earned the BCHL First Star of the week for his eight points in three game streak. Photo: Jim Bailey
Riley Brandt was named to the USports all-star team set to face off against Team Canada’s potential world junior squad in Calgary this weekend. Photo: contributed

Trail player named to USports all-star team

Trail native Riley Brandt will face off against Team Canada’s World Junior prospects in Calgary

Riley Brandt was named to the USports all-star team set to face off against Team Canada’s potential world junior squad in Calgary this weekend. Photo: contributed
L-R: Smoke Eaters Christian Lowe, Chris Kobelka, Ethan Willoughby, Charlie Strobel, and Garrett Valk are urging Trail fans to get your tickets while they last. The Trail Smoke Eaters and the Murphy Family Foundation are teaming up for a BC Special Olympic-Trail fundraiser. Photo: Jim Bailey

Murphy Foundation and Trail Smoke Eaters team up to support Special Olympics

Murphy Family Foundation launches Toonies for a Ticket Celebrating Our Athletes initiative

L-R: Smoke Eaters Christian Lowe, Chris Kobelka, Ethan Willoughby, Charlie Strobel, and Garrett Valk are urging Trail fans to get your tickets while they last. The Trail Smoke Eaters and the Murphy Family Foundation are teaming up for a BC Special Olympic-Trail fundraiser. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters beat Merritt Centennials 9-2 on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail falls to Vernon, bounce back with big win over Cents

Lagerback nets hat trick in Trail Smoke Eaters dominant win over Merritt Centennials

Trail Smoke Eaters beat Merritt Centennials 9-2 on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail goalie Even Fradette made 45 saves in a 7-4 Smoke Eaters victory over the Cranbrook Bucks on Wednesday in Cranbrook. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters outgun Cranbrook Bucks

Trail goalie Evan Fradette faced 49 shots and earned 10th win as the Smoke Eaters beat the Bucks 7-4

Trail goalie Even Fradette made 45 saves in a 7-4 Smoke Eaters victory over the Cranbrook Bucks on Wednesday in Cranbrook. Photo: Jim Bailey
Smoke Eaters sniper Kent Johnson earned an invitation to Team Canada’s World Junior camp Dec. 9-12 in Calgary. Photo: Jim Bailey

Former Smoke Eater invited to World Junior camp

Trail Smoke Eater alumnus Kent Johnson will compete for a spot on Team Canada

Smoke Eaters sniper Kent Johnson earned an invitation to Team Canada’s World Junior camp Dec. 9-12 in Calgary. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters played their last out-of-conference game against the Victoria Grizzlies last month, after the BCHL cancelled all games against Coastal Conference teams due to severe flooding and road closures. Photo: Jim Bailey

BCHL cancels all out-of-conference games

Trail Smoke Eaters game vs Chilliwack canceled, play Vernon Vipers on Friday, Merritt Saturday

Trail Smoke Eaters played their last out-of-conference game against the Victoria Grizzlies last month, after the BCHL cancelled all games against Coastal Conference teams due to severe flooding and road closures. Photo: Jim Bailey
Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe scored twice in a 7-3 West Kelowna win over Trail on Friday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters fall to West Kelowna Warriors

Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe scores twice in Warriors win over Trail

Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe scored twice in a 7-3 West Kelowna win over Trail on Friday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters forward Brady Hunter set up two goals in a 4-3 overtime win over the Cranbrook Bucks on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters take down Bucks in OT

Trail Smoke Eaters captain scores in OT for dramatic 4-3 win over Cranbrook Bucks

Trail Smoke Eaters forward Brady Hunter set up two goals in a 4-3 overtime win over the Cranbrook Bucks on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trophy Town

Trophy Town doc brings back fond memories for ‘61 Smoke Eaters Doc

Dr. Jack Colbert put on his ‘61 Team Canada jersey to revisit old friends

Trophy Town
The Trail Smoke Eaters trip to the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island was postponed due to flooding. The Smokies however will play the Bucks in Cranbrook on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters weekend games rescheduled

Smoke Eaters scheduled trip to Lower Mainland postponed, will play the Bucks in Cranbrook Saturday

  • Nov 18, 2021
The Trail Smoke Eaters trip to the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island was postponed due to flooding. The Smokies however will play the Bucks in Cranbrook on Saturday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters hold on for 3-2 win on Saturday vs Prince George Spruce Kings. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters earn a weekend split in Prince George

Trail captain Coalson Wolford nets the game winner in a 3-2 victory over the Spruce Kings Saturday

Trail Smoke Eaters hold on for 3-2 win on Saturday vs Prince George Spruce Kings. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters goalie Evan Fradette made 35 saves in a 3-1 win over the Wenatchee Wild on Saturday at Trail Memorial Centre. Photo: Jim Bailey

Trail Smoke Eaters win back-to-back over Clippers and Wild

Trail goalie stymies Wild shooters in Smoke Eaters third straight win

Trail Smoke Eaters goalie Evan Fradette made 35 saves in a 3-1 win over the Wenatchee Wild on Saturday at Trail Memorial Centre. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail Smoke Eaters defenceman Evan Bushy scored in overtime to give the Smokies a 3-2 victory over the Langley Rivermen at the BCHL Showcase on Sunday. Photo: Jim Bailey

Bushy lifts Trail Smoke Eaters to OT win over Langley Rivermen

Trail Smoke Eaters salvage two points from BCHL Showcase

Trail Smoke Eaters defenceman Evan Bushy scored in overtime to give the Smokies a 3-2 victory over the Langley Rivermen at the BCHL Showcase on Sunday. Photo: Jim Bailey
Trail native Jake Lucchini joins Belleville Senators

AHL Laval Rocket trade Trail Smoke Eater alumnus to Bellville Senators

Jake Lucchini scores twice against former team to open American Hockey League season

Trail native Jake Lucchini joins Belleville Senators
Trail Smoke Eaters named their leadership group earlier this month. From left: Nic Roussell, Coalson Wolford, Ethan Willoughby, and Jordan Hendry.

Trail Smoke Eaters on the road for BCHL showcase

Trail Smoke Eaters captain Coalson Wolford is looking forward to his first BCHL Showcase

Trail Smoke Eaters named their leadership group earlier this month. From left: Nic Roussell, Coalson Wolford, Ethan Willoughby, and Jordan Hendry.
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Trail Smoke Eaters earn 3-of-4 points, take Vees and Wild to OT

Smoke Eaters new additions contribute in overtime win over Wenatchee Wild

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Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe spent a good deal of time in a familiar spot causing chaos in front of the Trail goal.

Trail Smoke Eaters fall to West Kelowna Warriors

Trudeau scores winner, as Warriors outlast the Smoke Eaters in wild 5-4 match

Former Smoke Eater Chase Dafoe spent a good deal of time in a familiar spot causing chaos in front of the Trail goal.