Chan Plays First in BCHL with Silverbacks

Ezra Chan Salmon Arm Silverbacks

Local Salmon Arm 16 year old and Sicamous Eagles d-man Ezra Chan played his first game in the BCHL with the Salmon Arm Silverbacks this past weekend against the West Kelowna Warriors. The Silverbacks won the game 4-1, their third win in a row puts them 3 points back of the Vernon Vipers for the lead in the Vernon Pod, with 1 game in hand. Ezra played 2 games in 2019-2020 as a 15 year old AP with the Eagles and got another 2 games in this season, putting up an assist with the Eagles before COVID shut the KIJHL down for the year.

 

Ezra Chan
#25 Ezra Chan – Salmon Arm Silverbacks
Photo By: Tami Quan

 

Eagles Assistant GM Rob Sutherland watched the Silverbacks game on www.HockeyTV.com and says, “The Backs played a good game start to finish. They looked confident and were strong on the body both with and without the puck. Ezra looked good when he got the call, handled a hit on his first shift and played the body well later on. It was a good first taste and another step up for Chan and we are super happy for him.”

 

Ezra Chan Sicamous Eagles
#23 Ezra Chan – Sicamous Eagles
Photo By: Rob Sutherland

 

The Silverbacks have three games remaining on their Pod Season Schedule
May 5 @ 7:30 pm VS West Kelowna Warriors
May 7 @ 7:00 pm VS Vernon Vipers
May 8 @ 6:00 pm VS West Kelowna Warriors
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