Category: 2017-18 Season

Generals participating in Canada Day

The Quality Foods Oceanside Generals will be participating in the Canada Day activities in Beautiful Parksville, British Columbia. Join the Generals for the Canada Day Parade and Join them at the Park for Canada Day Activities. More Info to Come…

Generals head coach Bickerton steps down to become president

Hammill to take over coaching chores while also serving as general manager The Quality Foods Oceanside Generals have shuffled their administration as they prepare for their next Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League season. Topping the list of changes was Gerry Bickerton’s resignation as head coach. He was handed a new role as president at the Generals’ annual general meeting...

VI Introduces TV Time-outs

New to the VIJHL for the 2017/18 season, a VIJHL TV time-out. For many Island fans, it was at the Cyclone Taylor Cup in Creston that they first witnessed this strange break midway through each period. At the first stoppage in action, not involving a penalty or icing, after the 10 minute mark of the period, the officials will call a...

Generals Appoint New Head Coach

The Oceanside Generals are very excited to announce that Jesse Hammill has accepted the job of Head Coach. Jesse will take over the Bench and will still maintain his current role as General Manager. “Our Team is lucky to have a Coach with Jesse’s experience” states team president Gerry Bickerton. “Jesse will be able to use his new role as GM/Head Coach to...

Generals Re-Sign Assistant Coaching Staff

The Oceanside Generals are pleased to announce that they have retained our Assistant Coaches from Last Season. Chris Lennox and Scott Bickerton will be back for the 2017/2018 Season to work with new Head Coach Jesse Hammill. “Chris and Scott are both looking forward to helping to take the Generals to the next level this coming season” states Team...

Generals New President

The Oceanside Generals Junior Hockey Club is pleased to annouce that we have Appointed Gerry Bickerton as our new Team President. Gerry has been involved with the Generals for the past couple of seasons as an Assistant Coach and this past season as Head Coach. Gerry checks a lot of boxes for what we want in a leader for the Generals....

Billet Homes Needed for 2017/2018 Season

The Oceanside Generals are seeking Billet Homes for 2017/2018. We offer excellent renumeration and can guarantee some great hockey and other “gens family” perks. We would very much appreciate help in filling those spots. If you have any questions you can email us at billets@oceansidegenerals.com or stop by and see at any of our Home Games to discuss how...

Spring Camp was a Huge Success

Thanks to all the Players that attended our Spring ID Camp this weekend. We were impressed by your work ethic and compete level. Congrats to the Red Team for winning the Finals and we look forward to seeing a number of you at Main Camp and beyond. Have a great summer and be ready ! #gogens