Eagles conclude preseason play

Junior A team loses in Chilliwack, stars regular season next weekend

The Surrey Eagles concluded their BC Hockey League (BCHL) preseason schedule Thursday night, dropping a 3-2 decision to the Chilliwack Chiefs at the Prospera Centre in Chilliwack.

Surrey played all three exhibition games against the Chiefs, posting a 1-1-1 (won-lost-tied) record.

Regular season play begins next weekend, also at the Prospera Centre, at the Bauer BCHL Showcase. The Eagles will face-off against the West Kelowna Warriors Friday night at 7:30 p.m., and will be back on the ice the next morning for a game at 11:30 a.m. with the Vernon Vipers.

All 16 BCHL teams will play twice over the three-day Showcase event.