by Saanich Minor Hockey Association, 2018-06-13T12:35:56.000-07:00June 13 2018, at 12:35 PM PDTSaanich Minor Hockey Association would like to congratulate Ian Birnie for being selected as BC Hockey’s Coach of the Year. Ian was presented his award by Hockey Canada President and CEO Tom Renney at the BC Hockey Annual Congress at Sun Peakes Resort on Saturday June 9th.
Ian coached his Saanich Midget Tier 1 team to both the Vancouver Island League and District Championships securing a trip to the BC Hockey Provincial Championships in Fort St John. It was his 5th consecutive trip to the Provincial Championships. Ian exe... [more]