Vernon Vipers Head Coach-GM Jason Williamson posted on his twitter account late last night that the Vipers will add 19 year old defenceman Luke Shiplo to their roster. Shiplo is from Oakville, Ontario was committed to Western Michigan University for this coming season, will go to University next season. Shiplo is listed at 5'9 174lbs played the last two seasons in the USHL with Lincoln & Des Moines while also playing two years in the OJHL with Georgetown and Toronto Lakeshore. In 47 games last season with the Lincoln Stars Shiplo collected (1-goal-6-assists-7-points). Williamson also mentioned on his twitter account that Liam Coughlin will be back with the Vipers this year.
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