WENATCHEE, Wash. – The Wenatchee Wild, proud members of the British Columbia Hockey League, have announced that Josh Chamberlain has committed, as the team prepares for its first season in the BCHL.
Chamberlain, a 17-year old, left-handed shooting forward from Spokane, Washington, stands 6’5” and weighs 160lbs. He spent last season with the Wenatchee Wolves of the Northern Pacific Hockey League, with 27 goals, 26 assists and 48 penalty minutes in 36 games. In the playoffs, he had 2 goals and an assist with 8 penalty minutes in 5 games. Chamberlain also appeared in 2 games with the Wild last season.
“Josh also had a great season with our development team, the Wenatchee Wolves.” said Wenatchee Wild Head Coach/General Manager Bliss Littler. “When the Wolves season was over, Josh finished the year with the Wild and did see some playing time. Josh is a very big kid that has a scorer’s touch.”
“I’m unbelievably blessed to have the chance to be part of such an amazing organization.” said Chamberlain. “I’m very much looking forward to getting into Wenatchee and starting preparations for this exciting season coming up.”
The Wenatchee Wild opens 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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