Comox Valley Glacier Kings

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Comox Valley Glacier Kings
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City Courtenay, British Columbia
League Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League
Division North
Founded 1992 (1992)–93
Home arena Comox Valley Sports Centre
Colours Blue, Red, Silver, White
                   
Owner(s) Canada David Webb - Marsha Webb - Iris Churchill
General manager Canada David Webb
Head coach Canada Joey Ewing

Website
glacierkings.vijhl.com
Franchise history
1992-Present Comox Valley Glacier Kings

The Comox Valley Glacier Kings are a junior "B" ice hockey team based in Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada. They are members of the North Division of the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League (VIJHL). The Glacier Kings play their home games at Comox Valley Sports Centre, which has a capacity of 1,400. David Webb is the team's president and general manager, Joey Ewing is the coach and they are captained by defenseman Nick Tupper. The Glacier Kings are the hosts of the 2013 Cyclone Taylor Cup.

History[edit]

The Glacier Kings joined the league in 1992 as an expansion team. In its VIJHL history, the team has won the Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy once, in 1995. The Glacier Kings have won the Andy Hebenton Trophy once, as the team with the league's best regular season record in 1993.

Season-by-season record[edit]

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, OTL = Overtime Losses, Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against

Season GP W L T OTL Pts GF GA Finish Playoffs
1999–00 40 22 11 7 - 51 179 130 2nd, North
2000–01 48 20 22 6 - 46 198 183 3rd, North Lost Division Semifinals, 0-3 (Generals)
2001–02 48 14 30 4 - 32 146 223 3rd, North Lost Division Semifinals, 0-3 (Generals)
2002–03 44 25 13 6 - 56 185 160 2nd, North Lost Division Finals, 0-3 (Storm)
2003–04 - 2nd, North Lost Division Finals (Storm)
2004–05 48 12 31 4 28 173 244 2nd, North Lost Division Round Robin, 0-3
(Generals) and (Storm)
2005–06 42 13 23 4 30 154 192 2nd, North Lost Division Semifinals, 2-4 (Generals)
2006–07 48 13 33 2 28 172 286 4th, North
2007–08 48 18 26 4 40 167 215 4th, North
2008–09 48 26 19 3 55 197 150 3rd, North
2009–10 48 19 26 3 41 167 169 3rd, North Lost Finals, 1-3 (Panthers)
2010–11 44 32 11 1 65 222 128 1st, North Lost Semifinals, 0-3 (Panthers)
2011–12 42 21 18 3 45 152 145 1st, North Lost QuarterFinals, 3-4 (Islanders)
2012–13 48 22 22 3 47 186 180 2nd, North Won QuarterFinals, 4-0 (Generals)
Won Semifinals, 4-2 (Bucaneers)
Lost Finals, 0-4 (Cougars)
2013–14 48 31 14 1 2 65 177 150 1st, North Won QuarterFinals, 4-0 (Braves)
Lost Semifinals, 3-4 (Panthers)

NHL alumni[edit]

Awards and trophies[edit]

Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy
VIJHL Championship

  • 1994-95

Andy Hebenton Trophy
Regular Season Champion

  • 1992-93

Grant Peart Memorial Trophy
Least Penalized Team

  • 1993-94, 1994–95, 2000–01, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10

Doug Morton Trophy
Leading Scorer

  • Craig Pearson: 1992-93
  • Justin Denroche: 1993-94

Jamie Robertson Trophy
Most Sportsmanlike Player

  • Craig Pearson: 1992-93

Larry Lamoureaux Trophy
Rookie of the Year

  • Clayton Lainsbury: 1998-99
  • Jackson Garrett: 2006-07
  • Trent Murdoch: 2007-08
  • MItch Ball: 2009-10

Walt McWilliams Memorial Trophy
Unsung Hero

  • Scott Zaichkowsky: 1994-95
  • 1995-96

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