After three nights of scrimmages and player evaluations, the rosters have been established for the Blue and White Inter squad game to take place Friday night August 23 at 7:30 PM at Max Bell Arena. The coaches, management and staff would like to take this opportunity to thank all the participants in this years camp. Congratulations to those who were successful in being chosen to participate in the inters-quad game. The camp was one of the most competitive in recent years and included players born in 1993 to 1997.
Participants included players from all four Calgary quadrants, Northstars, Flames, Royals, Buffaloes, as well as the Edge. In addition prospects from: Red Deer, St. Albert, Airdrie, Drumheller, Lethbridge, High River and North Battleford participated in the camp.
Coach Ryan Barretts comment was, “We are very pleased and impressed with this years camp thus far. The talent level and character of these young men is extraordinary, making our decisions very difficult. There is a lot of excellent up and coming talent in this camp that bolds well for the future of the Canucks and hockey in Calgary”.
Rosters for the Inters-quad game are as follows.
Trent Geiger(94) Derek Thorogood(93) Brett Dumaine(94)
Michael Janz(95) Sam Plaquin(94) Braeden Beckley(94)
Justin Mitchell(95) Matt Rypien(95) Carter Jensen(93)
Jacob MacPherson(95) Patrick McGoey(96) Liam Plunkett(95)
Giannni Mangone(93) Owen Johnson(95)
Jordan Wiest(95) Josh Teves(95)
Deryk Sutherland(95) Matthew Pronchuk(96)
Matt Plesa(94) Peter Plesa(95) Nick Plesa(93)
Ty Morgan(93) William Nicholas(95) Devin Westby(94)
Devon Nemes(94) Connor Dobrota(95) Kent Walchuk(95)
Justin Felker(95) Jonathan Forest(94)
Curtis Lewington(93) Zach Dietrich(95)
Nickolas Herman(95) Brennan Fuoco(96)
Eric Kardash(96) Tanner Reynolds(96)
In addition to the above rosters, there are participants who are attending major junior camps and may become available at a later date.
Two returning players are also expected to join the club next week, Jordan Kanscal and Cade Owad. The status of a third returning player, Jeff Wildeman, continues be be an unknown at this time as he continues to recuperate from a serious concussion suffered last season.