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League Years 2010's

The British Columbia Hockey League begin the 2010s with its representative, the Vernon Vipers, winning the Royal Bank Cup. It is the Leagues' eleventh, Vernons' sixth and the Vipers' fourth National Title.

The 2010-11 season sees the loss of the Williams Lake Timberwolves, while the Burnaby Express relocate to become the Coquitlam Express.

The 2011-2012 season will see the League celebrate it's 50th Anniversary (1961-2011). The Langley Chiefs adopt a new name the Langley Rivermen. The Quesnel Millionaires have been sold to play out of Chilliwack as the Chilliwack Chiefs. The Chiefs will play in the Interior Conference for 2011-12. They will revert to the Coastal Conference for the 2012 season. The Pentyicton Vees win the 2012 Royal Bank Cup.

For the 2012-13 seaon the league will reduce the games played from 60 to 58, 56 in the regular season & 2 "Showcase" games. Realignment of the Conferences include the readdition of the Island & Mainland Divisions as well as a few teams changing Conferences/Divisions. Also, a "Showcase Series" (all 16 teams play two games in one location, in one weekend) will take place with points awarded going towards the regular season standings. The Surrey Eagles earned a berth to the RBC Cup (lost Semi-final) by winning the inaugural Western Canada Cup.

The Vernon Vipers will be the Host team for the 2014 RBC Cup.

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2010's Highlights

In the 2010's the league achieved the following.

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2010's Season by Season Overview

Below you will find a brief overview of the each season in the 2010's.

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