Today's guest on BKC is Rylan Van Unen. Recently he got some good news that he is committed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks. We talk about the process that got him there, the process he follows on the ice, and any advice he gave to the Goose who hopes to follow in his footsteps when he goes to play for Team Canada West. For more on the Cents, visit www.merrittcentennials.com
Merritt Country Christmas co-chairs Kurt Kristofferson(left) and Jack Polmans (right) visit Q101's Roger White to discuss what area residents can see and do during the 2018 Country Christmas which begins today and runs all week long.
The Grade 6/7 entrepreneurs will be in the studio discussing their business ideas. Need some shoveling done when the snow comes? Any baking? Need a dog-walker? Want to spruce up your home with some art? How about a pinata to spice up your party? These kids have some ideas for you! To find out more about the Youth Entrepreneurship Program, click to www.communityfutures.com or to https://www.facebook.com/CFDCNV/
Today on BKC, it's d-man and rookie Brady Ziemer. We talk about rookie fines, tic-tac-toe, he tells us about the strangest tick that a certain Cent has in the dressing room and how important FLOW is when it comes to hockey. For more on the cents, visit www.merrittcentennials.com
Vincent Duplessis had a long journey back after his injury last season. We'll talk about rehab, the anticipation of returning, and why he is still technically a rookie despite playing last season! We also talk college commitments, the 1A/1B situation in goal, and we also play a game of "Would You Rather"!
Full schedule for the cents available at www.merrittcentennials.com
Today on BKC; the CLEANEST member of your Merritt Centennials Daniel Tkac. Why does he take a shower before and after the game anyway? And other than that, what's the weirdest thing he has seen in terms of superstition? We also talk his transition from Slovakia to North America both on and off the ice and he let's us know the word of the week! For more on the team, click www.merrittcentennials.com
Today on BKC, it's Frazer Dodd! His journey to be a Cent was a bit longer than most. He was never guaranteed a spot on the roster, but through hard work, he made it! We discuss his first goal, he lets us know the phrase of the week, and we'll get to the bottom of why he insists to leave his stick and gloves on the bench for every intermission. More on the cents at www.merrittcentennials.com
Today on BKC, Mattias Dal Monte joins Jesse in the studio! He grew up a fan of the Nanaimo Clippers and now finds himself in the BCHL. He lets us know the weirdest superstition from inside the dressing room and also let's us know the word of the week. I'll look to make him laugh and we'll also play some tic-tac-toe! For more, visit www.merrittcentennials.com
Mike Van Unen is the guest on today's BKC. Already in the league for 3 seasons and he will be returning for one more along with his brother next year. I'll ask what else is on his BCHL Bucket List, we chat superstition, and he'll let us know a new word of the week!
Roger had a chat with Merritt's Mayor-Elect Linda Brown this morning. He asked her thoughts on what was a landslide victory, the 5 rookie Councillors joining her, flood mitigation, and other issues she puts high on her list of priorities over the next 4 years. www.merritt.ca
Today the Q101 Spotlight is back on Christee Palace! Formerly Christie Palazzolo she's going with a different name now along with a different sound. We'll talk about the year that was for Christee, the process that went into her latest "Harden My Heart", and when we can expect the next release. For more on Christee, visit www.christeepalace.com/
Today's guest is Christian Sabin. Whether it's dishing out a big check or even dropping the gloves he doesn't shy away and today we learn all about what it takes to be a power forward in the BCHL. We'll also do tic-tac-toe, phrase of the week, cheat meals, and I'll make him laugh. For more on the Cents, visit www.merrittcentennials.com