WENATCHEE, Wash. – The Wenatchee Wild, proud members of the British Columbia Hockey League, have announced that Joe Drabin has committed, as the team prepares for its first season in the BCHL.
Drabin, a 20-year old, right-handed shooting forward from Rochester, New York, stands 6’1” and weighs 190lbs. He spent the past two seasons with Johnstown of the North American Hockey league, with 20 goals, 42 assists and 153 penalty minutes in 113 games. He’s also seen time with Youngstown of the United States Hockey League.
“Joe will bring a veteran presence that plays the game hard and is a hard player to play against.” says Wenatchee Wild Head Coach/General Manager Bliss Littler. “Joe brings a nice amount of offense with game.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to be playing in Wenatchee this upcoming season.” said Drabin. It’s a beautiful place to live, great coaching staff, great fans and just overall a high class organization.”
The Wenatchee Wild open the BCHL regular season with a pair of games at the Prince George Spruce Kings on September 11th and 12th. The home opener will be on October 10th against the Coquitlam Express. Season tickets for all 28 home games are available at the Wild office in the Town Toyota Center, or by calling 509-888-7825.
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