On Friday, the Dawson Creek Junior Canucks announced they had signed 17 year old defenceman Max Arnold from the Cariboo Cougars major midget team in Prince George.
Arnold put up six goals and 25 points in 40 regular season games, and played a role in the Cougars become the 2018/19 BCMML champions.
“Really good kid, big kid, probably going to be a top d-man here,” says GM Colby Wagar of the defenceman.
The Junior C’s had also previously announced that defenceman Mason Ducharme will be returning, having re-signed with the team.
Ducharme had joined the team for the 2018/19 season, and in 33 games put up 11 goals and 21 points, the most points for a Canucks defenceman.