KIJHL Power Rankings Week 11 – (Dec. 4)


The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League completed its 11th week of regular season action for the 2022-23 season. The KIJHL Power Rankings highlights the top-five teams based on winning percentage, with various tie-breakers to help decide final positions.

Revelstoke Grizzlies

Last Week: 1

Record: 16-1-3-3

Staying at the top are the Grizzlies, who opened the weekend with a 5-4 overtime loss to the North Okanagan Knights then rebounded to double up the Osoyoos Coyotes. Coleton McLeod led with three goals and four points.

Princeton Posse

Last Week: 3

Record: 16-4-1-2

The Posse lost their lone game last week to the Beaver Valley Nitehawks 4-3 in overtime. Ty Olsen, Anmol Garcha and Reid Tofteland had two points each.

Columbia Valley Rockies

Last Week: 4

Record: 16-5-0-2

The Rockies jump one spot after splitting their games last week. They lost 7-6 to the Creston Valley Thunder Cats on the road, then defeated them at home the next day 9-1. Keenan Ingram led the group with six points in two games.

Kimberley Dynamiters

Last Week: 5

Record: 16-6-1-1

The Dynamiters jumped a spot with a pair of wins on the weekend. They opened with a 5-3 win over the Castlegar Rebels, then shut out the Nelson Leafs 2-0 on Saturday. Kade Leskosky led with four points, all goals.

Nelson Leafs

Last Week: 2

Record: 14-6-2-1

The Leafs dropped three spots as they lost three games last week. They opened with a 2-1 loss to the Beaver Valley Nitehawks at home, then lost to the Nitehawks on the road Friday.  The Leafs then got shutout 2-0 by the Dynamiters. Joe Davidson and Seamus Boyd scored their goals.