Saturday, April 22, 2017

FireAntz Sign Ex Vipers Defenceman Robertson:

The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) Fayetteville FireAntz have signed former Vernon Vipers defenceman Sean Robertson.

Robertson was invited to the East Coast Hockey League Utah Grizzlies training camp in September, was released during camp before signing with the Grizzlies on a later date. Robertson was later released October 21 2016.

Robertson played In 11 games with Merrimack College during the 2012-13 season before leaving for the University of Guelph. Robertson spent his first six seasons playing for the Victoria Grizzlies before being traded to Vernon in his final year of Junior hockey. On December 12th 2011 the Vipers traded Zach McPhee and future considerations to Victoria for Robertson.  In 31 games with the Vipers Robertson collected (0-goals-4-assists-4-points).

Sean Robertson's Player Profile:

This was posted in the Fayetteville Observer Newspaper:

FireAntz busy shuffling roster with multiple moves

Posted Oct 26, 2016

By Thomas Pope - Sports editor

The Fayetteville FireAntz made multiple roster moves Wednesday, included a trade with expansion Evansville.

Coach Jeff Bes sent defenseman Kyllian Kirkwood to the Thunderbolts for future considerations. He signed defenseman Sean Robertson, who finished his collegiate career at the University of Guelph.

Right winger Max Cook was placed on the 14-day injured-reserve list by the Southern Professional Hockey League team, and Bes released goalie Michael Doan from a tryout contract.

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