The Alberni Valley Bulldogs picked up two wins during parents weekend.
The weekend started with a 6-2 win over the Coquitlam Express on Friday, Feb. 11 in front of a sold out crowd (under COVID-19 restrictions). Bulldogs captain Stephen Castagna celebrated his 176th game in a Bulldogs uniform, moving him into third all-time on the Bulldogs games played list.
Saturday saw Bulldogs forward Ethan Bono lead the team to a 4-3 overtime win against the Cowichan Valley Capitals with his first BCHL hat trick. The other Bulldogs goal in the win came from Josh Van Unen.
The upcoming week is a busy one for the Bulldogs, starting with a home game against the Powell River Kings on Wednesday, Feb. 16. Puck drop is at 7 p.m. The team will travel to Victoria on Friday before returning home on Saturday to face Chilliwack.