Former Vernon Lakers forward Rylan Ferster had his two National Championship rings stolen in December. One has been found-returned.
Ferster is enterting his seventh season as Head Coach/GM of the West Kelowna Warriors, played one season in Vernon winning a Centennial Cup with the 1989-90 Vernon Lakers. In 28 games with the Lakers Ferster collected (8-goals-11-assists-19-points).
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West Kelowna Warriors coach gets stolen championship ring back, but another still missing
March 30, 2018
By Klaudia Van Emmerik
Anchor/Reporter Global News
An Okanagan hockey coach who lost two championship rings in a car break-in has had one of them returned.
Rylan Ferster, head coach for the West Kelowna Warriors, was grateful to get back the ring, which commemorates his team’s 2016 RBC Cup win.
Global News first reported on the theft from Ferster’s truck in mid-December.
The story quickly spread through the community and other media outlets.Edits
It was about a month later that someone came forward with the ring.
Ferster is still hoping for the return of his other championship ring, which he won as a player with the Vernon Lakers back in 1990.
Due to its sentimental value, he’s hoping whoever may have it brings it back — no questions asked.