WENATCHEE, Wash. – The Wenatchee Wild, proud members of the British Columbia Hockey League, have announced that Dan Nachbaur has committed to the team, as it prepares for its first season in the BCHL.
Nachbaur is a 19 year old left-handed shooting forward and is from Seattle, Washington. He stands 6’0” 183lbs and has BCHL experience with Merritt and Prince George, notching 15 goals, 12 assists and 67 penalty minutes in 77 games. Nachbaur has a goal and 2 assists plus 16 penalty minutes in 14 career playoff games. His father Don is the Head Coach of the Spokane Chiefs of the Western Hockey League.
“We are excited to have Dan play his 20 year old season for the Wild.” says Wenatchee Wild Head Coach/General Manager Bliss Littler. “He has experience the last two years playing in the BCHL. Dan had a good camp. I feel he plays a very honest game and will fit in well with the Wild.”
Nachbaur says “I am humbled and excited for the opportunity to play for the Wild this season. We have a good core group of guys returning along with some talented young players who will make our team competitive in the Wild’s first season in the BCHL.”
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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