WENATCHEE, Wash. – The Wenatchee Wild, proud members of the British Columbia Hockey League, have announced that Brandon Puricelli has committed, as the team prepares for its first season in the BCHL.
Puricelli is a right-handed shooting forward from Ellisville, Missouri, standing 5’10” and weighing 175lbs. The 17 year-old played last season with the Victory Honda U-16s, with 23 goals and 26 assists in 37 games.
About Puricelli, Wenatchee Wild Head Coach/General Manager Bliss Littler said: “Brandon has outstanding wheels and plays with very good hockey sense. As one of our younger players, look for Brandon to make big strides this year.”
“I heard how great the Wenatchee fans support the team.” said Drabin. “I’m looking forward to my first junior hockey season playing in front of these great fans with my new team and bringing home a winner.”
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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