Mill Bay’s Brian Harrison named to BC Hockey junior division post

Mill Bay’s Brian Harrison has been named the junior division coordinator for BC Hockey as of Sept. 23.

Mill Bay’s Brian Harrison, a former longtime director for Area A of the Cowichan Valley Regional District and three-time chair of the CVRD board, has been named the junior division coordinator for BC Hockey as of Sept. 23.

As the junior coordinator, Harrison will provide oversight of all junior hockey programs governed by BC Hockey, working closely with the leagues — the junior A B.C. Hockey League and the junior B Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League, Pacific Junior Hockey League, and Kootenay International Junior Hockey League.

Before his latest appointment, Harrison was the Junior B Director for about 10 years. He has been involved in the Kerry Park Minor Hockey Association for many years, including terms as president and referee-in-chief. He has also served as chair and secretary of the VIJHL.

Outside of hockey, Harrison was Area A director between 1982 and 1993, and again from 2009 to 2011. He was CVRD chair from 1986 to 1988.