The West Kelowna Warriors have signed former Vernon Vipers forward Chase Stevenson.
Stevenson attended the Vipers training camp in August. Stevenson never played any exhibition games was injured during camp, was put on the injured reserve to start the regular season before being released-cut early into the regular season.
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NEWS: Warriors Add Local Product Chase Stevenson
November 9, 2016
by trevor m
The West Kelowna Warriors Junior ‘A’ Hockey Club is pleased to announce the addition of forward Chase Stevenson (’99) from the Okanagan Rockets of the BC Major Midget League (BCMML).
Stevenson, 17, was in the midst of his second season with the Okanagan Rockets of the BCMML, scoring four times and compiling nine points in just five games to start the year. Last season, the West Kelowna product amassed 15 goals and 29 points in just 20 games last season with the Rockets and 9 points in 5 playoffs games.
In 2014/15, Stevenson was selected to compete for Team BC at the Canada Winter Games held in Prince George, BC where he played in six games and collected two goals and three points.
“Adding a local player that provides skill and work ethic is a good combination.” commented Warriors general manager and head coach Rylan Ferster
Chase and the rest of the Warriors are back to action on Thursday as they head to the Kootenay’s to face-off against the Trail Smoke Eaters. Puck drop is slated for 7:00 PM with the pre-game show airing at 6:50 PM on the Warriors Internet Network and hockeytv.com.