Earl Seitz

Earl Seitz, nicknamed "Foster" by former NHL Coach Barry Melrose when he played in Kamloops, is the "dean" of active sportscasters in British Columbia. Born and raised on a farm outside of the small village of Duchess, Alberta, Earl is into his 47th year of broadcasing in 2015, and 42nd at Broadcast Centre. His interest in media began at a very early age. In 1953, during a family visit to Kansas, he saw television for the first time. Earl and his wife Velma have two children and three grandchildren. He embraces the Kamloops Tournament Capital Brand, and the wide range of sports events it brings to the City. Earl was recognized for his contributions to the sports community with the presentation of a Lifetime Achievment Award by the Radio-Television News Directors Association in 2011.

Blazers lose in Brandon

By Earl Seitz
December 13, 2017 - 6:01am Updated: December 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Blazers out played and out shot the Brandon Wheat Kings, but lost 3-2.

Brandon broke a 1-1 tie with two second period goals when the Blazers ran into penalty trouble.

The Wheat Kings went 1-for-5 on the power play.

Blazers take three of four points in first two games of road trip

By Earl Seitz
December 11, 2017 - 3:24pm Updated: December 11, 2017 - 6:34pm

KAMLOOPS — Nick Chyzowski had a four point weekend in leading the Blazers to three of four points in the first two games of their east division road trip.

Chyzowski had a goal and an assist in a 6-5 shootout loss in Prince Albert and a goal and one assist in 4-1 win at Saskatoon.