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This is the 2019-20 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League season. This was the league's 59th season.

Suspension of Playoffs[edit | edit source]

On March 12th the league issued the following statement: The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League has indefinitely suspended the 2019/20 playoffs due to ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19.

The KIJHL continues to communicate with B.C. Hockey, who is taking direction from health authorities. The health and safety of everyone involved in the league is our top priority.

When the KIJHL has more information with regards to its playoffs, the league will make an announcement.[1]

Membership changes[edit | edit source]

  • None

Teams[edit | edit source]

Eddie Mountain Division
Team Centre Arena
Columbia Valley Rockies Invermere Eddie Mountain Memorial Arena
Creston Valley Thunder Cats Creston Johnny Bucyk Arena
Fernie Ghostriders Fernie Fernie Memorial Arena
Golden Rockets Golden Golden and District Arena
Kimberley Dynamiters Kimberley Kimberley Civic Centre
Neil Murdoch Division
Team Centre Arena
Beaver Valley Nitehawks Fruitvale Beaver Valley Arena
Castlegar Rebels Castlegar Castlegar and District Community Complex
Grand Forks Border Bruins Grand Forks Jack Goddard Memorial Arena
Nelson Leafs Nelson Nelson and District Community Complex
Spokane Braves Spokane Eagles Ice-A-Rena
Okanagan Division
Team Centre Arena
Kelowna Chiefs Kelowna Rutland Arena
North Okanagan Knights Armstrong Nor-Val Centre
Osoyoos Coyotes Osoyoos Osoyoos Sunbowl Arena
Princeton Posse Princeton Princeton District Multipurpose Arena
Summerland Steam Summerland Summerland Arena
Doug Birks Division
Team Centre Arena
100 Mile House Wranglers 100 Mile House South Cariboo Recreation Centre
Chase Heat Chase Art Holding Memorial Arena
Kamloops Storm Kamloops McArthur Island Sports & Events Centre
Revelstoke Grizzlies Revelstoke Revelstoke Forum
Sicamous Eagles Sicamous Sicamous District Recreation Centre

Standings[edit | edit source]

Kootenay Conference[edit | edit source]

Eddie Mountain Division[edit | edit source]

Team GP W L T OL GF GA Pts
Kimberley Dynamiters 49 40 6 0 3 198 111 83
Fernie Ghostriders 49 33 11 2 3 216 146 81
Columbia Valley Rockies 49 22 19 2 6 166 158 52
Creston Valley Thunder Cats 49 22 20 1 6 168 193 51
Golden Rockets 49 20 26 1 2 173 186 43

Neil Murdoch Division[edit | edit source]

Team GP W L T OL GF GA Pts
Beaver Valley Nitehawks 49 30 11 3 5 182 140 68
Nelson Leafs 49 30 13 0 6 199 156 66
Spokane Braves 49 20 23 2 4 137 185 46
Castlegar Rebels 49 14 29 0 6 144 204 34
Grand Forks Border Bruins 49 13 31 1 4 143 233 31

Okanagan/Shuswap Conference[edit | edit source]

Doug Birks Division[edit | edit source]

Team GP W L T OL GF GA Pts
Revelstoke Grizzlies 49 39 6 1 3 224 108 82
Chase Heat 49 30 16 1 2 182 139 63
100 Mile House Wranglers 49 25 20 2 2 170 163 54
Kamloops Storm 49 22 26 0 1 145 153 45
Sicamous Eagles 49 15 32 1 1 140 207 32

Bill Ohlhausen Division[edit | edit source]

Team GP W L T OL GF GA Pts
Kelowna Chiefs 49 32 12 3 2 186 130 69
Princeton Posse 49 27 16 1 5 175 155 60
Summerland Steam 49 22 22 1 4 162 174 49
North Okanagan Knights 49 13 30 1 5 125 187 32
Osoyoos Coyotes 49 9 37 1 2 126 233 21

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Format[edit | edit source]

The top 4 teams in each division qualify for the playoffs. The first two round series are best-of-seven. The semifinal and final series are best of five. The playoff champion advances to the 2020 Cyclone Taylor Cup which is being held at the South Cariboo Recreation Centre in 100 Mile House, British Columbia hosted by the 100 Mile House Wranglers of the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League for the provincial Junior B championship.

Division Semifinals[edit | edit source]

Eddie Mountain Division[edit | edit source]

Neil Murdoch Division[edit | edit source]

Okanagan Division[edit | edit source]

Doug Birks Division[edit | edit source]

Division Finals[edit | edit source]

Eddie Mountain Division[edit | edit source]

Neil Murdoch Division[edit | edit source]

Okanagan Division[edit | edit source]

Doug Birks Division[edit | edit source]

Balance of playoffs cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

References[edit | edit source]

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