The Merritt Centennials have signed former Vernon Vipers defenceman Mark O'Shaughnessy.
O'Shaughnessy was an affiliated player "AP" with the Vipers last season but played with the KIJHL Kamloops Storm.The Western Hockey League Kootenay Ice re-assigned O'Shaughnessy last year to the Vipers on September 30th 2014. O'Shaughnessy skated/practised with the Vipers but never played a game with Vernon. In 39 games with the Storm O'Shaughnessy collected (7-goals-32-assists-39-points).
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Cents Acquire Two New Defencemen
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - Submitted by Meagan King
BCHL Merritt Centennials Acquire Two New Defencemen
MERRITT, British Columbia (September 24th, 2015) – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BCHL Merritt Centennials are pleased to announce the addition of two new Defencemen to the team.
Mark O'Shaughnessy is an 18-year old defenceman that played last season with the Kamloops Storm. Mark had impressive numbers last season scoring 7 goals and 32 assists in 39 games played, and had a good camp with the Kootenay Ice this year. Mark has good size and mobility and will add some skill to the back end.
18 year-old Tyler Holz was acquired from the Penticton Vees for future considerations. Holz is a solid stay-at-home Defencemen who played last year with the Osoyoos Coyotes. We anticipate he will add some good depth and size to the team.
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