VERNON ESSOS

Vernon Essos Logo 1963-64

For the 1967-68 season the Vernon franchise, changed its name to the Vernon Essos. They would remain the Vernon Essos through till the end of the 1972-73 season.

Playoff success for the Vernon Essos came in both 1970 and 1972 when they won the league pennant and championship, Abbott Cup runners-up in 1970 and inter-provincial runners-up in 1972.

During this time they posted a record of ...

Regular Season: 309GP - 173W - 114L - 22T
      Playoffs:  51GP -  20W -  31L
         Total: 360GP - 193W - 145L - 22T
        

... for a franchise record of ...

  Jr. Canadians:  34GP -   9W -  24L -  1T
         Blades: 227GP -  61W - 160L -  6T
          Essos: 360GP - 193W - 145L - 22T	
Franchise Total: 621GP - 263W - 329L - 29T
		

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Essos Highlights

In its 5 years (1967-68 to 1972-73), as the Vernon Essos, the franchise has achieved the following highlights:

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Season by Season Overview

VERNON ESSOS
Season League
Division
Regular Season Playoffs
Rank GP W L T OT PTs GF GA GP W L GF GA Result / Series-Score / Opponent
1967-68 BCJHL 3rd 40 19 17 4 - 42 213 218 4 0 4 - - Lost Semifinals, 0-4 (Penticton)
1968-69 BCJHL 3rd 40 19 15 6 - 44 17 191 4 0 4 - - Lost Semifinals, 0-4 (Victoria)
1969-70 BCJHL 1st 48 32 12 4 - 68 245 151 15 8 7 - -
Won Semifinals, 4-1 (Merritt)
Won League Finals, 4-2 (Victoria)
Lost Inter-provincial , 0-4 (Weyburn)
1970-71 BCJHL
Interior
3rd
2nd
60 34 20 6 - 74 285 248 5 1 4 - - Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-4 (Kamloops)
1971-72 BCJHL 1st 60 42 17 1 - 85 - - 18 10 8 - -
Won Semifinals, 4-1 (Chilliwack)
Won League Finals, 4-3 (Penticton)
Lost "BC vs AB", 2-4 (Red Deer)
1972-73 BCJHL
Interior
6th
4th
61 27 33 1 - 55 292 287 5 1 4 - - Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-4 (Kamloops)

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