The KIJHL Kamloops Storm have named former Vernon Vipers forward Brad Priestlay the teams new Head Coach. Priestlay played parts of two seasons in Vernon (1999-2001) before leaving the Vipers during the 2000-2001 season for the WHL Portland Winterhawks. In 89 games with the Vipers Priestlay collected (10-31-39).
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This was posted in the Kamloops Newspaper:
Storm hire new coach
Published: July 25, 2012
Kamloops This Week - Sports
The Kamloops Storm will have a new head coach for the 2012-2013 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League campaign.
Brad Priestlay will take over from Geoff Smith, who has accepted a job with Highland Valley Copper.
Priestlay played with the Vernon Vipers of the B.C. Hockey League and the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League.